【Intercultural Module】Laurent GILLE, Professor from Telecom ParisTech, Gave the lecture for SPEIT
In the afternoon of 30th Mar. Laurent GILLE, economics professor from Télécom ParisTech, gave the lecture subject on Introduction to the digital economy for SPEIT.
After having pointed out the object of the economic science, to study the formation of values, Laurent Gille approached first of all the question of the technical progress occurred in the digital world since nearly one half-century, before illustrating a certain number of impact of digital activities on the economy, and this although the activities which digitize the economy and the society remain modest in proportion of the whole of our economies. It then more specifically discussed the economy of Internet platforms which transform most sectors of industry.
Note: Laurent GILLE completed his PhD in Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l'Administration Economique. He works in Economic and Social Sciences department of Télécom ParisTech. His research activities are economic analysis of the telecommunications and mechanisms of trade and economic mediation.