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Annals of Operations Research

, Volume 18, Issue 1, pp 267–276 | Cite as

Existence theory for spatially competitive network facility location models

  • Terry L. Friesz
  • Roger L. Tobin
  • Tan Miller
Section IV Discrete And Network Location Problems

Abstract

Models for locating a firm's production facilities while simultaneously determining production levels at these facilities and shipping patterns so as to maximize the firm's profits are presented. In these models, existing firms, are assumed to act in accordance with an appropriate model of spatial equilibrium. A proof of existence of a solution to the combined location-equilibrium problem is provided.

Keywords

Shipping Production Level Location Model Facility Location Production Facility 
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© J.C. Baltzer A.G. Scientific Publishing Company 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Terry L. Friesz
    • 1
  • Roger L. Tobin
    • 2
  • Tan Miller
    • 3
  1. 1.University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaU.S.A.
  2. 2.GTE LaboratoriesWalthamU.S.A.
  3. 3.American Olean Tile Co.LansdaleU.S.A.

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