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Standards for England has, in the past, undertaken research projects which support the organisational goal of promoting ethical environments in local democracy.

These research projects include work to identify components of ethical environments, to assess the impact of standards frameworks or to assess our own performance.

The results of our projects can be found below, published by the date that they were completed.

2010 Research Reports

Stakeholder Tracker 2009: A Qualitative Assessment of Advice and Guidance (PDF File)

Comparing Standards Frameworks (PDF File)

2009 Research Reports

Assessing The Impact Of Standards Committees 2009 (PDF File)

How proportionate is the standards framework? (PDF File)

Public perceptions of ethics (PDF File)

Assessing the Impact and Effectiveness of the Ethical Framework in Local Government in England (PDF File)

 Satisfaction with the Standards Board for England and Attitudes to the Ethical Environment (PDF File)

Notable practice and examples

To see examples of activities undertaken by local authorities to help improve standards, please click here




Last Modified: 28 06 2011
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