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Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)



Nina Jörden is a Research Associate at the Bennett Institute for Public Policy at the University of Cambridge, conducting research primarily in the area of productivity. Nina holds a PhD from the School of Business and Economics at Loughborough University. Her doctoral thesis explored the use of data for organisational decision making. Nina has been involved in a number of research projects over the last few years. These include advising the cabinet office on digital information sharing during the Covid 19 pandemic and examining the emotional health of astronauts during space missions. Nina is also a member of The Productivity Institute.


Nina's research interests are mainly focused around the future of work: What do workers need to be resilient and productive? What will "good work" look like in the future? How can work be meaningful and meet societal needs? Nina addresses these questions in both the private and public sectors.

Teaching and Supervisions


Nina teaches various subjects in the field of economics, management and public policy to undergraduate and postgraduate students. She is an active member of several networking groups and a regular guest speaker in the field of data-driven decision making.

Research Associate
Bennett Institute for Public Policy (BIPP)
Nina Jorden

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