Nigel Jump

Professor Nigel Jump

  • njump at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Emeritus Professor
  • Poole House P506a, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
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Since 2015, Nigel Jump has been Professor of Regional Economic Development at Bournemouth University, working with the Office of the Vice Chancellor to engage with local businesses/other organisations and to research economic development of the local economy.

Between 2012 and 2018, he was Executive Director & Chief Economist, for Strategic Economics Ltd. He provided professional economics/intelligence services across the public/private spectrum of economic development and macro planning. He offered bespoke advice/analysis for a range of clients, including local authorities, LEPs, business organisations, professional services & manufacturing companies, universities, the media & social enterprises.

Formerly, Nigel was a Visiting Professor in Regional Economics at the University of Plymouth, teaching applied economics and working with the Regional Economic Development (RED) team in the Business School. He was also Visiting Professor in Economics for the University of Bath, specialising in macro, international and regional economic development...




  • Society of Professional Economists, Member,