Dr. Flavia Pereira de Carvalho

Affiliated researcher

Research group(s):
5. Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Sustainability Transitions

Flavia Pereira de Carvalho graduated in Economics from the Universidade Estadual de Campinas UNICAMP in January 2001. Since then she joined a research group at the Science and Technology Policy Department and has been working in several research projects revolving around a variety of sectors and problems in the process of technological development in Brazil.  Her PhD research topic is on FDI from Emerging markets , with a focus on Brazilian Multinationals.

Selected publications by Flavia Pereira de Carvalho

Book chapters
Pereira de Carvalho, Flavia, Mariana Zanatta, E. Strachman, P.C. Varrichio, E. Camillo & M. Barra, 2010, National Policies to Attract Foreign Direct Investment in Research and Development: An Assessment of Brazil and Selected Countries , in: Amelia U. Santos-Paulino and Guanghua Wan (eds), Southern Engines of Global Growth, Oxford University Press, Oxford, DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199580606.003.0010, More information
Pereira de Carvalho, Flavia & Andrea Goldstein, 2009, The 'making of' national giants: The international expansion of oil companies from Brazil and China , in: Duysters, G., Dolfsma, W., Costa, I. (eds), Multinationals and Emerging Economies: The Quest for Innovation and Sustainability, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, More information

UNU-MERIT Working Papers
Pereira de Carvalho, Flavia, Geert Duysters & Ionara Costa, 2010, Drivers of Brazilian foreign investments – technology seeking and technology exploiting as determinants of emerging FDI, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2010-017
Pereira de Carvalho, Flavia, Ionara Costa & Geert Duysters, 2010, Global Players from Brazil: drivers and challenges in the internationalization process of Brazilian firms, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2010-016
Pereira de Carvalho, Flavia & Andrea Goldstein, 2008, The ‘making of’ national giants: technology and governments shaping the international expansion of oil companies from Brazil and China, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2008-021

Pereira de Carvalho, Flavia, 2013, What we talk about when we talk about Brazilian multinational, an investigation on Brazilian FDI, economic structure, innovation and the relationship between them, PhD dissertation, Maastricht University, More information