This sixth in a series on Ethics of Research and Publishing discusses questions of: Can I drop pre-designed variables from a study after data collection because they led to insignificant results? Should members always disclose the original source of measures and scales? How important is transparency in research methodology?
Interviews include: William A. Pasmo, Columbia University Teachers College; Jeffrey R. Edwards, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Michael A. Hitt, Texas A&M University; Denise M. Rousseau, Carnegie Mellon University
This series was developed by the Ethics Education Committee of the Academy of Management as an initiative resulting from the Strategic Plan of the Academy.