Science and Engineering Ethics

, Volume 25, Issue 1, pp 325–326 | Cite as

Retraction and Research Integrity Education in China

  • Guangyuan Hu
  • Yuhan Yang
  • Li TangEmail author


This article draws the attention of research managers and policy makers to the issue that to become a science power curtailing misconduct is the daunting challenge that emerging countries simply cannot ignore. Systematic and orchestrated efforts are needed to foster and institutionalize research integrity education among all stakeholders.


Retraction Research misconduct Research integrity education 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Public Economics and AdministrationShanghai University of Finance and EconomicsShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Department of Public Administration, School of International Relations and Public AffairsFudan UniversityShanghaiChina

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