Professor of Management


Wlamir is Assistant Professor at UNISUL, and post-doc fellow at Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV/EAESP).

Recent Publications

Peer Reviewed Articles

Institutional Environment and Business Groups Resilience in Brazil (with Bandeira-de-Mello; R, Marcon, R.) JBR - Journal of Business Research ISSN 0148-2963 - forthcoming

Book Chapters

2011: Xavier, W. (book chapter) Brazil Retail Industry (with Cardoso, F. S. ; Gil, L. A. ; Halepete, J. ; Laban Neto, S. A. ; Youseff, Y.) in Retailing in Emerging Markets, Fairchild Pub, NY ISBN 978-1609011284

Conference Proceedings

2013 -  Business Groups Ownership Structure in Emerging Countries (with  Camilo, S; Bandeira-de-Mello, R & Marcon, R.) AIB 2013 - Academy of International Business Conference - Istanbul, Turkey


Post Doc in Management

Fundacao Getulio Vargas - EAESP / FGV

São Paulo - Brazil

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Rodrigo Bandeira-de-Mello

2012 - 2013

PhD in Management and Tourism

Universidade do Vale do Itajaí - UNIVALI

Biguaçu - Brasil

Thesis title: The effect of institutional changes on Brazilian Business Groups

Supervisor: Profª. Drª. Rosilene Marcon

Secondary Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Rodrigo Bandeira-de-Mello

Other Articles

2013  Minority Government Ownership: Evidence from Brazil (with Marcon, R. & Bandeira-de-Mello, R.) EIBAzine - European International Business Academy Newsletter, v. 10, p. 9-13  ISSN 2222-4785



Best Thematic Paper Award - AIB/SE

• Academy of International Business

South East US Chapter

Fort Lauderdale – USA - 2012

Emerald Publishing Award for Best Paper on Emerging markets - EIBA 2012

• European International Business Academy Conference

Brighton – UK - 2012

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