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A review of congestion models in the location of facilities with immobile servers

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  • Boffey, Brian
  • Galvao, Roberto
  • Espejo, Luis
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Operational Research.

    Volume (Year): 178 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 3 (May)
    Pages: 643-662

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:178:y:2007:i:3:p:643-662
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