Matthieu Glachant

Matthieu Glachant is director of Cerna – Centre of Industrial Economics and a professor of economics at MINES ParisTech, PSL Research University.

His research is in the fields of environmental economics and energy economics.


Matthieu holds a PhD in economics from the Ecole des mines in Paris. Before joining Mines ParisTech, he was Jean Monnet Fellow at the European University Institute.

Research interests

  • Innovation, technology transfer and climate change;
  • Economics of corporate social responsibility;
  • The distributional effects of transport policies;
  • The economics of waste.


Research - 2018

Research - 2017

Research - 2016

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Research - 2012

Technology transfer plays a key role in global efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. In this paper, we characterize the factors that promote or hinder the international diffusion of climate-friendly technologies using detailed patent data from 96 countries for the period 1995–2007. Read more

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Events - 2016

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