Volume 18, Issue 3, 2017
Science & Society
Improving research misconduct policiesEvidence from social psychology could inform better policies to prevent misconduct in research
Current policies for dealing with research misconduct emphasize the role and responsibility of individuals. Evidence from social psychology, however, shows that the environment determines personal conduct. Research misconduct policies should address these institutional factors.
Barbara K Redman, Arthur L Caplan
Published online 10.03.2017