This part of the ENRIO website provides information about cases of misconduct and bad research practices from different parts of the world which can be useful to educate and train students and researchers.

This section refers not only to individual cases, but also provides documents and links to other websites and webpages with lots of information such as Retraction Watch and the homepage of Daniele Fanelli.


Investigation of Research Misconduct – Level of regulation Download PDF

ANR policy paper Download PDF

Research Integrity in the Nordic countries – national systems and procedures  Download PDF

Austrian Commission for Research Integrity. Annual Report 2012 Download PDF

National systems for handling cases of research misconduct Download PDF

Opinion of the Austrian Commission for Research Integrity on Case 2009/01 Download PDF

Report: "Flawed Science. The Fraudulent Research PRactices of Social Psychologist Diederik Stapel" Download PDF



Bibliometrics: Use and Abuse in the Review of Research Performance, Portland Press

Publishing: The peer-review scam, Nature, 2014

CNRS Journal 

A Chronology of the Schavan Plagiarim Affair. Article published in "Deutsche Welle" 10/02/2013 Download PDF

Article on Plagiarism Case published on Spiegel OnLine 03/01/2011 Download PDF

Guidance on research integrity: no union in Europe, article published in The Lancet Download PDF