Sustainability strategy

Sustainability research

Business, economics and management are crucial to reaching the UN Sustainable Development Goals and our faculty publish research relevant to reaching most of the goals.

RESEARCH AT BI ESPECIALLY CONTRIBUTES TO THREE SDGS

  • SDG 3 – Health and well-being

    Research topics include healthcare management and collaboration, health technology and innovation, and psychology.

  • SDG16 – Peace, justice and strong institutions

    Research topics include white-collar crime, law enforcement leadership, electoral politics, effective bureaucracies.

  • SDG 17 – Partnership for the goals

    Research topics include macroeconomic modelling and forecasting, FDI, tax and public procurement practices.

REPORT ON SUSTAINABILITY RESEARCH

The Report on sustainability research at BI Norwegian Business School gives an overview of BI research related to reaching the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The 2020 report covers the years 2017-2018.

Key findings:

  • More than 25 percent of publications at BI are relevant to reaching at least one SDG.
  • 35 percent of faculty have published on topics relevant to reaching at least one SDG.
  • All eight departments have publications relevant to reaching at least one SDG.
  • 75 percent of SDG-relevant publications are journal articles. 30 percent of these are ABS 3 or higher.
  • BI researchers have published research relevant to reaching 15 of 17 SDGs.

MAJOR ONGOING INITIATIVE RELEVANT TO THE SDGS


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