Professor, Digital Economy, Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University
Jason Whalley has a MA in Geography from the University of Cambridge, MA in Modern International Studies from the University of Leeds, and a PhD in Management Science from the University of Strathclyde. He is currently Professor of Digital Economy at Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University. He was previously Reader in Telecommunications Management in the Department of Management Science, University of Strathclyde. There are four themes to Jason’s research. The first theme is that of the structure of telecommunications markets largely focused on mobile operators and on broadband access markets. The second theme—the diffusion and adoption of broadband, examines the availability and adoption of broadband in rural and remote areas. The third area of research examines the development of ICT in Himalayan countries such as Bhutan and Nepal, while the fourth focuses on the Internet of Things. Jason is also Associate Editor of Telecommunications Policy, the leading journal in its field.
Research Roundtable: The Way Forward for Policy Impact—Interactions Between Academia and Policy Makers
Sunday, 21 January 2018