Ethics in Public Administration


Civil Services Questions

  1. Explain any two actions which were unethical in the past but ethical to 21st
  2. What is ethics? How is it different from morals?
  1. Write a note about ethical dilemmas in governance

Questions from other psc exams

  1. Write a note about ethical dilemmas in government and private institutions. (KPSC - 2015)
  2. Critically analyze the ethical issues in International Relations. (KPSC - 2015)
  3. Give the suitable suggestion for strengthening of ethical and moral values in Governance. (KPSC - 2014)
  4. Evaluate laws, rules, regulations are conscience as source of ethical guidance. (KPSC - 2014)
  5. Explain the importance of accountability and ethical guidance in public administration. (KPSC -2014)

Practice questions

  1. What are values? Throw light on their central elements.
  2. “Values are not what humanity is, but what humanity is ought to be” – Comment.
  3. What is conflict of interest? How does it effect a public servant in performing his duties?
  4. What is a Human action? Explain it with two examples.
  5. What do you understand by the term ‘public servant’? Reflect on the expected role of public servant.