NICOLETTA CORROCHER

NICOLETTA CORROCHER
Lecturer
Department of Management and Technology

Personal page


Courses a.y. 2014/2015

10583 TELECOM CASE- BUSINESS CASE
20292 INNOVATION IN SERVICES
20402 INNOVATION, GROWTH AND SUSTAINABILITY
30065 ECONOMIA - MODULO 1 (MICROECONOMIA) / ECONOMICS - MODULE 1 (MICROECONOMICS)
50060 PRINCIPI DI ECONOMIA (MICRO E MACROECONOMIA) [PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS]


Biographical note

Born April 16th, 1974. Degree in Economics from Università Bocconi. Master of Science  in Science and Technology Policy, from SPRU, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK. PhD in Economics and Management of Innovation, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna di Studi Universitari e Perfezionamento, Pisa.


Academic CV

Bocconi Lecturer in Applied Economics. Research fellow at CRIOS (Center for Research in Innovation, Organization and Strategy), Università Bocconi, Milan.


Research areas

Economics of innovation, industrial economics, Innovation and industrial dynamics in the ICT sector and in services, green innovations and sustainable development.


Selected publications

Corrocher, N. and Guerzoni, M., “Post-entry product introduction: who explores new niches?”. Forthcoming in Industry and Innovation.
Cecere, G., Corrocher, N., Gossart, C. and Ozman, M. (2014), “Eco-innovations and the evolutionary approach to technical change: a review of the literature”. Journal of Evolutionary Economics. DOI: 10.1007/s00191-014-0381-5.
Cecere, G., Corrocher, N. and Battaglia, R.D. (2014)“Innovation and competition in the smartphone industry: is there a dominant design?”. Telecommunications Policy. DOI: 10.1016/j.telpol.2014.07.002.
Cecere, G., Corrocher, N., Gossart, C. and Ozman, M. (2014) “Technological pervasiveness and variety of innovators in Green ICT: A patent-based analysis”. Research Policy 43(10), 1827-1839.
Corrocher, N. and Cusmano, L. (2014), “Are KIBS a real engine of growth for regional innovation systems? Empirical evidence from European regions”, Regional Studies 48(7), 1212-1226.
Corrocher, N. and Lasio, L. (2013), “Diversification strategies in network-based services: The case of mobile virtual network operators”. Telecommunications Policy, 37(11), 1110-1123.
Corrocher, N., Cusmano, L. and Lenzi, C. (2013), “Patterns of entrepreneurship in knowledge-intensive business services: empirical evidence from a sample of Italian firms”. Industry and Innovation 20(6), 563-584.
Cecere, G. and Corrocher, N. (2013), “The Intensity of Interregional Cooperation in Information and Communication Technology Projects: An Empirical Analysis of the Framework Programme”, Regional Studies. DOI: 10.1080/00343404.2012.759651.
Corrocher, N. (2013), “The development of short message services: Standard organizations as engines of innovations”, Revue Economique 64(1), 149-163.
Cecere, G., Corrocher, N. and Scarica, F. (2012), “When pirates buy digital music online: An empirical analysis on a sample of college students”, Economics Bulletin, 34(2), 2955-2968.
Cecere, G. and Corrocher, N., (2012) “The usage of VoIP services and other communications services: An empirical analysis of Italian consumers”, Technological Forecasting and Social Change 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.
Corrocher, N. (2011), "The adoption of Web 2.0 applications: an empirical investigation", Technological Forecasting and Social Change 78, 547-558.
Corrocher, N. and Zirulia, L. (2010), "Switching costs, consumers’ heterogeneity and price discrimination in the mobile communications industry", Journal of Economics 101(2), 149-167.
Corrocher, N. and Zirulia, L. (2010), “Demand and Innovation in services: the case of Mobile Communications”, Research Policy 39, 945-955.
Corrocher, N. and Guerzoni, M. (2009), "Product variety and price strategy in the ski manufacturing industry", Journal of Evolutionary Economics 19(4), 471-486.
Corrocher, N., Cusmano, L. and Morrison, A. (2009), "Modes of innovation in knowledge-intensive business services: Evidence from Lombardy", Journal of Evolutionary Economics 19(2), 173-196.
Corrocher, N. and Zirulia, L. (2009), "Me and you and everyone we know: An empirical analysis of local network effects in mobile communications", Telecommunications Policy 33, 68-79.
Cassi, L., Corrocher, N., Malerba, F., Vonortas, N. (2008), "The impact of EU-funded research networks on knowledge diffusion at the regional level", Research Evaluation 17(4), 283-293.
Cassi, L., Corrocher, N., Malerba, F. and Vonortas, N. (2008), "Research Networks as Infrastructure for Knowledge Diffusion in European Regions", Economics of Innovations and New Technologies 17(7-8), 633-676.
Corrocher, N. and Fontana, F. (2008), "Expectations, Network Effects and Timing of Technology Adoption: Some Empirical Evidence from a Sample of SMEs in Italy", Small Business Economics: An Entrepreneurship Journal 4 425-441.
Corrocher, N. and Fontana, R., (2008), "Objectives, obstacles and drivers of ICT adoption. What do IT managers perceive?", Information Economics and Policy 20(3), 229-242.
Corrocher, N. and Fontana, R. (2008), "Determinanti dell’adozione di standard per reti locali: evidenza empirica su un campione di imprese in Italia", L'Industria 1, 15-36.
Battaggion, M.R., Corrocher, N. and Zirulia, L. (2007), "Abolizione del contributo di ricarica nella telefonia mobile: i consumatori ci guadagnano?", Consumatori, Diritto, Mercato 2, 102-110.
Corrocher, N., Malerba, F., and Montobbio, F. (2007), "Schumpeterian Patterns of Innovative Activity in the ICT Field", Research Policy 36(3), 418-432.
Battaggion, M.R., Corrocher, N. and Zirulia, L. (2006), "Telefonia mobile e costi di ricarica: un dibattito aperto", Economia e Politica Industriale 4, 197-216.
Corrocher, N. (2006), "Internet adoption in Italian banks: An empirical investigation", Research Policy 35(4), 533-544.
Canato, A. and Corrocher, N. (2004), “Information and communication technology: organisational challenges for Italian banks”, Accounting Business and Financial History 14(3), 355-370.
Corrocher, N., Malerba, F, and Montobbio, F.  (2003), “How do New Technologies Emerge? A Patent-Based Analysis of ICT-related New Industrial Activities”, Innovation: Management, Policy & Practice 5(2-3), 234-256.
Corrocher, N. (2003), “L'industria dei servizi Internet: dinamiche settoriali di innovazione in Italia e nel Regno Unito” L’industria, 2, 249-279.
Battaggion, M.R. and Corrocher, N. (2003) "Scambio di informazioni e intese: approccio giuridico e implicazioni economiche" Economia e Politica Industriale, 118, 155-179.
Corrocher, N. (2003), “The diffusion of Internet telephony among consumers and firms: current issues and future prospects” Technological Forecasting and Social Change 70, 525– 544.
Battaggion, M.R. e Corrocher, N. (2003) “Dal distretto industriale al distretto virtuale: il caso di Biella”, Economia e Politica Industriale 117, 159-172.
Corrocher, N. (2002), “The adoption of Internet banking in Italy: some empirical evidence”, Economia e Politica Industriale, 113, pp.223-238.
Corrocher, N. e Ordanini, A. (2002), “Measuring the digital divide: A framework for the analysis of cross-countries differences”, Journal of Information Technology 17, 9-19.