The Maximum Capture Problem with Uncertainty
Daniel Serra (),
S Ratick and
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S Ratick: Department of Geography, The George Perkins Marsh Institute, 950 Main Street, Worcester, MA01610, USA
C ReVelle: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
Environment and Planning B, 1996, vol. 23, issue 1, 49-59
The strategic location of servers by a firm in a competitive environment is basic in the determination or division of market shares. Let us suppose that a firm wants to locate p servers so as to maximize market capture in a region where competitors are already located but where there is uncertaintyâ€”there are several possible future scenarios with respect to demand and/or the location of competitors. The firm will want a strategy of positioning that will do as â€˜well as possibleâ€™ over the future scenarios. In this paper we will present a discrete location model formulation to address this maximum capture problem with uncertainty.
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