Study Key Factors in Selecting Proper Location for Insurance Branches
International Journal of Management and Fuzzy Systems
Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2018, Pages: 46-52
Received: Jun. 30, 2017;
Accepted: Dec. 1, 2017;
Published: Sep. 13, 2018
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Sahar Ataee Ashtiani, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Eyvanekey, Eyvanekey, Iran
Alimohamad Ahmadvand, University of Eyvanekey, Eyvanekey, Iran
Hossein Eghbali, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Eyvanekey, Eyvanekey, Iran
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Choosing the proper location is one of the most important implementation activities in industrial engineering for large-scale projects. So far, most researches has been done in this field. Location studies location is such important that today, it is used for places on the agenda, but these proceedings must be based on scientific approaches. Appropriate studies for location, in addition to the economic impact, has an influence on the performance of industrial units, social, environmental, cultural and economic affects in the constructed area. In this article we have tried to identify key factors to select proper place for insurance branches to be totally scientific, so that the ultimate decision maker ensures that the process of site selection be precise and comprehensive and make sure that it is not based on personal judgment. In this process it is important to consider all factors in location optimal insurance branches as well as the views of different interest groups in the deployment location.
Location, Insurance Branches, Fuzzy Logic
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Study Key Factors in Selecting Proper Location for Insurance Branches, International Journal of Management and Fuzzy Systems.
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