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Dr Tiago Alves Teixeira

Lecturer

Department: Newcastle Business School

I joined Northumbria International Business School in September, 2022. Previously, I worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Durham University.

I hold a PhD in Economic Geography from Syracuse University, Syracuse - NY. At Syracuse University, I conducted a qualitative cross-country comparative research, examining the impact of aerospace transnational corporations on skill regimes in South Carolina, US, and São José dos Campos, Brazil.

As a postdoctoral researcher at Durham University, I did research on the ongoing transition within the UK oil and gas sector, seeking to understand why some firms, such as majors, are divesting from the North Sea while other corporations, such as private equities, replace them. I am still part of this research with Durham University, but now as a Honorary Fellow.

Tiago Alves Teixeira

My research interests are related to four main topics: Comparative politics of economic development, global production networks, geographies of foreign transnational investment, and labour governance/skill regimes. 

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Variegated Forms of Corporate Capture: The State, MNCs, and the Dark Side of Strategic Coupling, Alves Teixeira, T. 1 Jan 2024, In: Global Networks
  • Abordagem territorial do desenvolvimento: um olhar a partir da dimensão, Rotta, E., Teixeira, T., Covas, M., de Andrade, A., de Quadros, D. 9 Feb 2022, In: Revista Brasileira de Gestao e Desenvolvimento Regional
  • Global production networks and the uneven development of regional training systems: Conceptualizing an approach and proposing a research agenda, Teixeira, T. Apr 2022, In: Progress in Human Geography
  • UMA RELEITURA SOBRE A EMERGÊNCIA E O DESENVOLVIMENTO INICIAL DOS ARRANJOS PRODUTIVOS LOCAIS NO BRASIL: O SETOR INFORMAL COMO FATOR CRUCIAL, Alves Teixeira, T., Aurea Andrade Vianna de Andrade, A. 2 Mar 2021, In: PEGADA - A Revista da Geografia do Trabalho
  • Fragmented and Diverging Strategies and Initiatives as the Pattern of Governance Outcomes in Brazilian Local Productive Arrangements, Alves Teixeira, T. 28 Mar 2020, In: Journal of Latin American Geography

  • Geography PhD December 20 2019
  • Geography MA June 20 2013


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