Festus Adedoyin
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Festus is a Fellow of the higher education academy UK with an emerging research profile and teaching portfolio.

He is competent in the use of VLEs such as Blackboard, Brightspace, Pulse and Canvas to deliver lectures as well as proficient in the use of STATA, SPSS, and E-views software(s) for data analysis.

Festus is interested in developing a career which combines teaching and research while maintaining his interest in public engagement with peers, international collaborators, students and the wider scientific community.


Journal Articles

  • Akinmade, B., Adedoyin, F.F. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. The impact of stock market manipulation on Nigeria’s economic performance. Journal of Economic Structures, 9 (1).
  • Adams, S., Adedoyin, F., Olaniran, E. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. Energy consumption, economic policy uncertainty and carbon emissions; causality evidence from resource rich economies. Economic Analysis and Policy, 68, 179-190.
  • Nathaniel, S.P. and Adedoyin, F.F., 2020. Environmental Regulations and Ecological Footprint trade-off within the Sustainable Development Corridor: Evidence from MINT Countries. Journal of Public Affairs.
  • Adedoyin, F.F. and Nathaniel, S.P., 2020. Tourism Development, Natural Resource Abundance, and Environmental Sustainability: Another Look at the Ten Most Visited Destinations. Journal of Public Affairs.
  • Ișik, C., Ahmad, M., Pata, U.K., Ongan, S., Radulescu, M., Adedoyin, F.F., Bayraktaroğlu, E., Aydın, S. and Ongan, A., 2020. An evaluation of the tourism-induced environmental Kuznets curve (T-EKC) hypothesis: Evidence from G7 countries. Sustainability (Switzerland), 12 (21), 1-11.
  • Adedoyin, F.F. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. Modelling the interaction between tourism, energy consumption, pollutant emissions and urbanization: renewed evidence from panel VAR. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 27 (31), 38881-38900.
  • Adedoyin, F., Abubakar, I., Bekun, F.V. and Sarkodie, S.A., 2020. Generation of energy and environmental-economic growth consequences: Is there any difference across transition economies? Energy Reports, 6, 1418-1427.
  • Adedoyin, F.F., Bekun, F.V., Driha, O.M. and Balsalobre-Lorente, D., 2020. The effects of air transportation, energy, ICT and FDI on economic growth in the industry 4.0 era: Evidence from the United States. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 160.
  • Adedoyin, F.F. and Zakari, A., 2020. Energy consumption, economic expansion, and CO2 emission in the UK: The role of economic policy uncertainty. Science of the Total Environment, 738.
  • Adedoyin, F.F., Bekun, F.V. and Alola, A.A., 2020. Growth impact of transition from non-renewable to renewable energy in the EU: The role of research and development expenditure. Renewable Energy, 159, 1139-1145.
  • Erdogan, S., Fatai Adedoyin, F., Victor Bekun, F. and Asumadu Sarkodie, S., 2020. Testing the transport-induced environmental Kuznets curve hypothesis: The role of air and railway transport. Journal of Air Transport Management, 89.
  • Adedoyin, F.F., Alola, A.A. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. The nexus of environmental sustainability and agro-economic performance of Sub-Saharan African countries. Heliyon, 6 (9).
  • Olasehinde-Williams, G., Adedoyin, F.F. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. Pathway to Achieving Sustainable Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Role of Agricultural Mechanization. Journal of Labor and Society.
  • Adedoyin, F., Ozturk, I., Abubakar, I., Kumeka, T., Folarin, O. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. Structural breaks in CO2 emissions: Are they caused by climate change protests or other factors? Journal of Environmental Management, 266.
  • Etokakpan, M.U., Adedoyin, F.F., Vedat, Y. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. Does globalization in Turkey induce increased energy consumption: insights into its environmental pros and cons. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 27 (21), 26125-26140.
  • Joshua, U., Adedoyin, F.F. and Sarkodie, S.A., 2020. Examining the external-factors-led growth hypothesis for the South African economy. Heliyon, 6 (5).
  • Adedoyin, F.F., Alola, A.A. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. An assessment of environmental sustainability corridor: The role of economic expansion and research and development in EU countries. Science of the Total Environment, 713.
  • Udi, J., Bekun, F.V. and Adedoyin, F.F., 2020. Modeling the nexus between coal consumption, FDI inflow and economic expansion: does industrialization matter in South Africa? Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 27 (10), 10553-10564.
  • Adedoyin, F.F., Gumede, M.I., Bekun, F.V., Etokakpan, M.U. and Balsalobre-lorente, D., 2020. Modelling coal rent, economic growth and CO2 emissions: Does regulatory quality matter in BRICS economies? Science of the Total Environment, 710.
  • Kirikkaleli, D., Adedoyin, F.F. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. Nuclear energy consumption and economic growth in the UK: Evidence from wavelet coherence approach. Journal of Public Affairs.
  • Adedoyin, F.F., Afolabi, J.O., Yalçiner, K. and Bekun, F.V., 2020. The export-led growth in Malaysia: Does economic policy uncertainty and geopolitical risks matter? Journal of Public Affairs.
  • Balsalobre-Lorente, D., Driha, O.M., Bekun, F.V., Sinha, A. and Adedoyin, F.F., 2020. Consequences of COVID-19 on the social isolation of the Chinese economy: accounting for the role of reduction in carbon emissions. Air Quality, Atmosphere and Health.
  • Balsalobre-Lorente, D., Driha, O.M., Bekun, F.V. and Adedoyin, F.F., 2020. The asymmetric impact of air transport on economic growth in Spain: fresh evidence from the tourism-led growth hypothesis. Current Issues in Tourism.
  • Akinmade, B., Khorana, S. and Adedoyin, F.F., 2020. An assessment of United Kingdom's trade with developing countries under the generalised system of preferences. Journal of Public Affairs.
  • Alhassan, G.N., Adedoyin, F.F., Bekun, F.V. and Agabo, T.J., 2020. Does life expectancy, death rate and public health expenditure matter in sustaining economic growth under COVID-19: Empirical evidence from Nigeria? Journal of Public Affairs.
  • Adedoyin, F.F., Bello, A.A., Abubakar, I.F. and Agabo, T.J., 2020. How does governance factors influence the trade impact of migration and capital flows in the EU? Journal of Public Affairs.
  • Adedoyin, F.F., Nathaniel, S. and Adeleye, N., 2020. An investigation into the anthropogenic nexus among consumption of energy, tourism, and economic growth: do economic policy uncertainties matter? Environmental Science and Pollution Research.
  • Adeleye, B.N., Adedoyin, F. and Nathaniel, S., 2020. The criticality of ICT-trade nexus on economic and inclusive growth. Information Technology for Development.
  • Adedoyin, F. and An, H., 2017. Smart Tourism via Digital Governance: A case for Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes. Journal of Tourism, Hospitality and Sports, 31, 26-39.
  • Adedoyin, F., Laghmari, S., Tazi, M. and Popoola, A., 2017. Monitoring and Evaluating Fiscal Solvency in times of Crisis: Framework for Enhancing Revenue Generating Capacity in Nigeria. Journal of Poverty, Investment and Development, 39, 72-91.
  • Adedoyin, F., Cheol, L., Adeniyi, O. and Kabir, M., 2017. Oil rents and fiscal balance in oil dependent economies: do fiscal rules matter? Asian Journal of Empirical Research, 7 (8), 176-201.
  • Adedoyin, F., Fumey, A. and Popoola, A., 2017. Government Bailout of Distressed States in Nigeria: An Analysis of the 2015 Fiscal Crisis. International Journal of African and Asian Studies, 78-92.
  • Adedoyin, F., Cheol, L., Shahumeel, A., Gumede, I.M., Kirabo, H.M., Laghmari, S. and Said, H.B., 2017. NIGERIA’S FISCAL HEALTH: AN ANALYSIS OF BUDGET PROCESS, SYSTEMS AND TRENDS [2014 – 2016]. International Journal of Asian Social Science, 7 (7), 584-594.


  • Adedoyin, F. and Bekun, F.V., 2019. Energy Consumption, CO2 Emissions, and Tourist Arrivals to Small Island Economies Dependent on Tourism. In: The 11th Annual Postgraduate Research Conference 4 December 2019 Bournemouth University.
  • Adedoyin, F., 2019. A Double-Hurdle Approach to Modelling Household Spending on Recreation and Culture in Hungary. In: 10th Workshop “Tourism: Economics and Management. Tourists as Consumers, Visitors and Travelers” In honor of Lionello F. Punzo 30 May-1 June 2019 Dipartimento di Economia Politica e Statistica, Siena (Italia).


Profile of Teaching PG

  • Demonstrator at the Math and Stat Clinic
  • Workshop on Research Methods - STATA

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Economics of Information Security


  • Consumer Behaviour and Tourism Taxation (Bournemouth University, 17 Sep 2017). In Progress
  • Global Ambassador Scholar (KDI School of Public Policy and Management, 05 Sep 2016). Completed

Internal Responsibilities

  • PGR Representative, Faculty of Management, PGR Committee
  • Member, Local Organising Committee, Faculty of Management, PGR Conference 2019

Public Engagement & Outreach Activities

  • Volunteer, Student Services – Bournemouth University Student Representative for Airport Pickup 2018/2019 Academic Session
  • President, African Student Research Society (ASRS), Bournemouth University, UK

Conference Presentations

  • Bournemouth University Tourism and Hospitality Conference, Smart Tourism via Digital Governance: A case for Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes, 04 Sep 2017, Bournemouth University
  • Ibadan Sustainable Development Summit, CO2 Emissions, Coal Rents, And Energy Output: Do Regulatory Quality Matter in Brics Economies?, 22 Aug 2017, University of Ibadan

Attended Training

  • Workshop on Capacity Development, South Korea, 03 Dec 2018
  • Workshop on Statistics Support - Coventry University, UK, 26 Oct 2018
  • Dynamic and Non-linear Panel Data Models, BGSE, Spain, 02 Jul 2018
  • Sigma Workshop on Mathematics and statistics support for Economics and Finance, Bournemouth University, 17 May 2018


  • MSc in Sustainable Development (KDI School of Public Policy and Management, 2017)
  • BSc (Hons) in Economics (Ahmadu Bello University, 2012)


  • Winner, Excellent Writer, 2018 Alumni International Essay Competition (Korea Development Institute School of Public Policy and Management, 2018)
  • Outstanding Thesis, Korea Development Institute School of Public Policy and Management (KDI School of Public Policy and Management, South Korea, 2017)
  • Vice Chancellor Award - Graduating with First class Honours Degree (Ahmadu Bello University, 2012)


  • Advance Higher Education (Higher Education Academy), UK, Associate (2018-),
  • Royal Economic Society, Member (2018-),
  • Sigma Network International – Mathematics Support Network, UK, Member (2018-),
  • Association of Graduate Economic Students, University of Ibadan, Member (2015-),
  • Trade Policy Research and Training Program (TPRTP), University of Ibadan, Member (2015-),
  • Accounting Bodies of West Africa ABWA, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria ICAN, Associate Accounting Technician (2012-),
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