EXAMINING FACTORS THAT COULD LEAD TO UNETHICAL BEHAVIOUR IN INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER LEARNING

  • Nurul Khair Ishak Faculty of Industrial Management, Universiti Malaysia Pahang, Malaysia
  • Hasnah Haron Faculty of Economics and Muamalat, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia
  • Ishak Ismail Faculty of Industrial Management, Universiti Malaysia Pahang
Keywords: Unethical behavior, Higher learning institute, Ethical leadership, Ethical climate

Abstract

Issues related to unethical behaviour is also evident in institutions of higher learning. This paper will discuss some of the factors that have been shown to have an influence on unethical behaviour in the specific context in higher learning institutions in Malaysia. Ethical leadership and ethical climate are identified to be the variables that might influence the intention to perform such behaviour. It then discusses the importance of ethical leadership and ethical climate in shaping the ethical conduct in higher learning institutions.

Published
2019-11-19
How to Cite
Ishak, N. K., Haron, H., & Ismail, I. (2019). EXAMINING FACTORS THAT COULD LEAD TO UNETHICAL BEHAVIOUR IN INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER LEARNING. Journal of Governance and Integrity, 3(1), 10-18. https://doi.org/10.15282/jgi.3.1.2019.5418
Section
JGI Vol. 3, Issue 1, December 2019