Location models for ceding market share and shrinking services

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ReVelle, Charles; Murray, Alan T.; Serra, Daniel. Location models for ceding market share and shrinking services. 2004
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dc.contributor.author ReVelle, Charles
dc.contributor.author Murray, Alan T.
dc.contributor.author Serra, Daniel
dc.contributor.other Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Departament d'Economia i Empresa
dc.date.issued 2004-05-01
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10230/1000
dc.description.abstract New location models are presented here for exploring the reduction of facilities in a region. The first of these models considers firms ceding market share to competitors under situations of financial exigency. The goal of this model is to cede the least market share, i.e., retain as much of the customer base as possible while shedding costly outlets. The second model considers a firm essentially without competition that must shrink it services for economic reasons. This firm is assumed to close outlets so that the degradation of service is limited. An example is offered within a competitive environment to demonstrate the usefulness of this modeling approach.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.relation.ispartofseries Economics and Business Working Papers Series; 753
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dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/es/
dc.title Location models for ceding market share and shrinking services
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/workingPaper
dc.date.modified 2014-06-03T07:14:11Z
dc.subject.keyword Business Economics and Industrial Organization
dc.subject.keyword de-location
dc.subject.keyword shrinkage
dc.subject.keyword covering models
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