Undertaking Research in Other Countries: National Ethico-Legal Barometers and International Ethical Consensus Statements

Journal of PLoS Medicine, Vol. 4, No. 2, February 2007

U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 374

6 Pages Posted: 23 Feb 2009

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Loane Skene

University of Melbourne - Law School

Date Written: February 17, 2009

Abstract

Is it ethical for scientists to conduct or to benefit from research in another country if that research would be unlawful, or not generally accepted, in their own country?

Keywords: Scientific Research, unlawful, not ethical, not accepted in own country

JEL Classification: K00, K1,K19, K33, I18

Suggested Citation

Skene, Loane, Undertaking Research in Other Countries: National Ethico-Legal Barometers and International Ethical Consensus Statements (February 17, 2009). Journal of PLoS Medicine, Vol. 4, No. 2, February 2007, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 374, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1345578

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