NBES® Reports

Content provided by the Ethics Research Center (ERC), the research arm of ECI.

Below is a list of NBES® Reports and Ongoing Supplementary Research. The executive summaries are available for public download, and the full research is available to ECI members in the ECI Online Resource Center. NBES® research is only possible because of contributions from generous sponsors from the public and private sectors. For more information about how to contribute and help keep this vital research initiative alive, email Holli Redekop at holli@ethics.org, or call 571-480-4416.

NBES Reports & Ongoing Supplementary Research:

NBES® 2013

NBES 2013

The eighth National Business Ethics Survey® (NBES®) reveals that workplace misconduct is at an historic low, having steadily and significantly declined since 2007.

The report shows that 41 percent of over 6,400 workers surveyed said they have observed misconduct on the job, down from 55 percent in 2007. In addition, the report found that fewer employees felt pressure to compromise their standards, down to nine percent from 13 percent in 2011. Read more.