Interdisciplinary Research Center for Finance and Digital Economy

Organization profile

Organization profile

The interdisciplinary research center for Finance and Digital Economy (IRC-FDE) has been established as a new research engine at KFUPM Business School. The IRC-FDE is a game changer and represents the first true integrated and well-supported research platform that will enhance KFUPM’s research portfolio in the fields of finance and digitalization by accelerating research productivity; tackling grand research challenges and priorities on a local and global scale; and engaging effectively with industry to provide viable solutions for thriving economy.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 1 - No Poverty
  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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