Scared by Facebook? Wait Till Millennials Are Selling Their Data

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By Marie Mawad, Helene Fouquet, Nico Grant, and Dandan Li

Alice Liogier wants to slap a price on her data.

The 23-year-old graduate student from Paris is researching the commercial use of personal information in the age of big data and she’s reached a controversial conclusion: If people really do own their data, then they should…

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