Codes of Conduct: Theoretical Paradigms and Implementation Issues
Keywords:codes of conduct, principles of professional ethics, ethics infrastructure, implementation issues of codes of conduct.
New public management challenges the way in which ethical aspects of public service had been treated. New
perspective requires evaluating existing public service values and communicating them, coordinating institutional
and private attempts seeking new quality of public service, creating an ethical infrastructure first of all on the national
The author concentrates on conceptual codes of conduct’s framework and the implementation issues. The
description of creation codes of conduct for Lithuanian politicians and public servants are provided trying to evaluate
them in the broader context.