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Festus Adedoyin: BSc (Hons) in Economics (Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria), MSc in Development Policy (KDI School of Public Policy and Management, South Korea), Ph.D. (in-view) in Consumer Behaviour and Tourism Taxation (Bournemouth University).

Festus is a Demonstrator at the Maths and Stat Clinic, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics since October 2017. His main teaching interests include consumer behaviour, taxation and macro economics. His main research interests include international economics, taxation and tourism economics. He has published in a number of internationally recognised academic journals including the Asian Journal of Empirical Economics. He has also presented papers and participated in the scientific and organising committees internal and international academic conferences.

Finally, Festus is not only competent in teaching topics in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Taxation, and Public Finance, but also his professional training affords him the ability to teach topics in the field of Accounting, Public Budgeting and Finance...



Journal Articles

  • 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.


  • Gumede, I.M., Adedoyin, F. and Kabir, M., 2019. Coal Rent, Economic Growth and C02 Emission: Does Regulatory Quality Matter in BRICS Economies? In: Ibadan Sustainable Development Summit, University of Ibadan 22-25 August 2017 University of Ibadan.
  • 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).



  • 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


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


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


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