Computer models for site location decisions

Curry, B. and Moutinho, L. (1992) Computer models for site location decisions. International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management, 20(4), pp. 12-17. (doi:10.1108/09590559210015540)

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Abstract

Considers alternative types of computer models designed to assist decision makers on questions of site location. Relates to a larger scale research project which aims to examine the necessary requirements for computers to provide practical decision support. It involves comparing a wide range of modelling techniques, with a view to establishing their relative strengths and the conditions under which each would be the most appropriate choice. Discusses the range of modelling techniques available and provides a more detailed review of one particular model which combines a “conventional” approach, based on algebraic equations, with an expert systems approach.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Moutinho, Professor Luiz
Authors: Curry, B., and Moutinho, L.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > Adam Smith Business School > Management
Journal Name:International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management
ISSN:0959-0552

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