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Dynamic facility location when the total number of facilities is uncertain: A decision analysis approach


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  • Current, John
  • Ratick, Samuel
  • ReVelle, Charles
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Operational Research.

    Volume (Year): 110 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 3 (November)
    Pages: 597-609

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:110:y:1998:i:3:p:597-609

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    1. Daniel Serra & Samuel Ratick & Charles Revelle, 1994. "The maximum capture problem with uncertainty," Economics Working Papers 74, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra.
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    1. Vasta, Amit, . "Multi-Period Facility Location Problem with an Uncertain Number of Servers," IIMA Working Papers WP2014-02-06, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, Research and Publication Department.
    2. Caicedo, Felix & Diaz, Alejandra, 2013. "Case analysis of simultaneous concessions of parking meters and underground parking facilities," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 49(C), pages 358-378.
    3. Mark Horner & Michael Widener, 2011. "The effects of transportation network failure on people’s accessibility to hurricane disaster relief goods: a modeling approach and application to a Florida case study," Natural Hazards, International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards, vol. 59(3), pages 1619-1634, December.
    4. Luis Samaniego & Peter Treuner, 2006. "Optimisation of Infrastructure Location," Jahrbuch für Regionalwissenschaft, Springer, vol. 26(2), pages 119-145, October.
    5. Sonmez, Ayse Durukan & Lim, Gino J., 2012. "A decomposition approach for facility location and relocation problem with uncertain number of future facilities," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 218(2), pages 327-338.


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