Grazia Cecere

Research interests

Economics of innovation, Economics of privacy , Digital economics, Eco-innovation and Green-ICT, 

Short Bio Grazia Cecere is  Professor (HDR) of Economics at Télécom École de Management in Paris, France, part of the Mines-Telecom Institute.She is research fellow at Université Paris Sud, RITM. She completed her Phd in Economics at the University of Paris 11 and at the University of Turin in Italy. She was visiting student at the University of Sussex in SPRU (2006-2007) and at ZEW in Mannheim (2013). Her main research interests are related to the economics of ICT more particularly economics of privacy and economics of innovation. She has published in international journals such as to the Research Policy, Ecological Economics, Regional Studies, Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Telecommunications Policy, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Industry and Innovation.



Economics of privacy

Cecere, G., Le Guel, F.,Manant, M. Soulié, N. 2017. The Economics of Privacy. New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics,

Cecere, G., Le Guel, F., Soulié, N. 2015. Perceived internet privacy concerns on social networks in Europe. Technological Change and Social Forecasting, 96, 277-287.

Cecere, G., Le Guel, F., Rochelandet, F. 2015. Le rôle des données personnelles dans les modèles d’affaires numériques Réseaux, 189, 77-101.

Cecere, G., Corrocher, N., Battaglia, R.D. 2015.Innovation and competition in the smartphone industry: Is there a dominant design? Telecommunication Policy 39, 3–4, 162-175.

Cecere, G. and Rochelandet, F. 2013. Privacy intrusiveness and web audiences: Empirical evidence. Telecommunication Policy 37 (10), 1004–1014.

Cecere, G. and Rochelandet, F. 2012. Les modèles d’affaires numériques sont-ils trop indiscrets?. Revue Française de Gestion 224, 111-124.

Behavioural economics

Cecere, G., Johnstone, N., Castaldi,   G., 2017. Information and rewards: results of a field experiment on printing activity, Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy, 1-13


Cecere, G., Le Guel, F. Rochelandet, F. 2017, Crowdfunding and social influence: an empirical investigation.  Applied economics, 49 (57), 5802-5813.


Antonioli, D., Cecere, G., Mazzanti, M. L. 2017 . Information communication technologies and environmental innovation in firms: Joint adoptions and productivity effects, Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, forthcoming

Cecere, G., Mazzanti, M. 2017.Green Jobs and Eco-Innovations in European SMEs Resource and Energy Economics 49, 86-98.

Cecere, G., Martinelli, A. 2017. Drivers of knowledge accumulation in electronic waste management: An analysis of publication data, Research Policy 46, 925-938

Cecere, G. and Corrocher, N., 2016. Stringency of regulation and innovation in waste management: aAn empirical analysis on EU countries Industry and Innovation 23 (7), 625-646.

Cecere, G., Mancinelli, S., Mazzanti, M. 2014. Waste prevention and social preferences: the role of intrinsic and extrinsic motivations Ecological economics 107, 163-176.

Cecere, G. and Corrocher, N.,Gossart, C., Ozman, M., 2014. Technological pervasiveness and variety of innovators in Green ICT: A patent-based analysis Research Policy 43 (10), 1827-1839.

Cecere, G. and Corrocher, N., Gossart, C., Ozman, M., 2014. Lock-in and path dependence: an evolutionary approach to eco-innovations Journal of Evolutionary Economics 24 (5), 1037-1065.

Cecere, G. and Rochelandet, F. 2012. Modèles d’affaires numériques, exploitation des données personnelles. Revue Française de Gestion 224, 111-124.

Economics of innovation

Cecere, G. and Corrocher, N., 2015.The intensity of interregional cooperation in ICT projects: An empirical analysis on the Framework Programme. Regional studies, 49 (2), 204-218

Cecere, G. 2015.The economics of innovation: a review articleJournal of Technological Transfer 40, 185–197

Cecere, G. and Ozman, M., 2014. Innovation, Recombination and Technological Proximity.Journal of the Knowledge Economy 5 (2), 646-667.

Cecere, G. and Ozman, M., 2014. Technological diversity and inventor network. Economics of Innovation and New Technology 23 (2), 161–178.

Cecere, G. 2013. The economics of innovation: A review article, Journal of Technological Transfer, 40(2), 185-197.

Cecere G., Corrocher, N. and Scarica, F., 2012. Why do pirates buy music online? An empirical analysis on a sample of college students. Economics Bulletin 32 (4), 2955-2968.

Cecere, G., 2012. Economics of soft innovation: A review article. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 21(8), 827-835.

Cecere, G. and Corrocher, N. 2012. The usage of VoIP services and other communication services: An empirical analysis of Italian consumers. Technological Change and Social Forecasting 79 (3), 570-578.

Cecere, G. and Corrocher, N. 2011. The intensity of VoIP usage in Great Britain: Users’ characteristics and firms’ strategies. Telecommunications Policy 35 (6), 522-531.

Cecere, G., 2009. VoIP Diffusion among New Entrants: A Path Dependent Process. Industry and Innovation 16 (2), 219-245.


Working papers

Cecere, G., Le Guel, F.,  Jean, C., Manant M., STEM and Teens: An Algorithm Bias on a Social Media

Cecere, G., Corrocher, N., Mancusi, M. L. 2014. Eco-innovation in SME: Financial constraints (submitted)

Working in progress

Economics of privacy

Cecere, G., Le Guel, F., Omrani, N. Which Web Users read and understand Privacy Policies? 

Cecere, G., Le Guel, F., Manant, M., Giving up your privacy for free services : Are you comfortable with it ?

Cecere, G., Rexhäuser, S., Schulte,  P., Persistence of Innovation : the Case of German (Green) ICT Firms.

Other publications

Cecere, G.,Mbo' Ida, M. F., 2006. Les DRMs pourraient-ils être des outils de régulation fiables?, in : Chartron, G., Broudoux, E. (Eds.) Document numérique et société: Actes de la conférence DocSoc - 2006: Semaine du document numérique. ADBS, Paris, 15-28.

Cecere, G., 2008. Triple play vs. Software Voice in France, in: Waelbroeck, P. (Ed.), Proceedings of the 2008 TELECOM ParisTech Conference on the Economics of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), TELECOM ParisTech, Paris, 416-454.

Cecere, G., Corrocher, N., 2014, The determinants of inter-country cooperation in ICT projects: An empirical analysis on the Framework Programme Forthcoming Book chapter.

Editoral Activities

Research Policy; Applied Economics; Economics of innovation and new technology; Industry and innovation; Ecological Economics; Journal of Cultural economics; Technological change and social forecasting; Technology analysis and strategic management; Telecommunication Policy; Regional studies; Industrial and corporate change; Information & Management; Journal of Engineering and technology management.

French version of the Econometrics Analysis of W.H. Greene