Standort- und Netzwerkplanung in Metropolregionen: Aktueller Forschungsbedarf bei Entscheidungsmodellen

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The majority of location decision models aims at a cost-minimizing global site selection. However, German companies increasingly rely on the closeness to their network partners to secure their long-term competitiveness. Furthermore, due to the megatrend “urbanization“, more and more metropolitan areas emerge. Regional location and network planning in metropolitan regions therefore is of growing interest for factory planning.
Translated title of the contributionLocation and network planning in metropolitan areas
Original languageGerman
Journalwt Werkstattstechnik online
Issue number4
Pages (from-to)202-205
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes