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Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 986704, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/986704
Research Article

Pricing and Remanufacturing Decisions of a Decentralized Fuzzy Supply Chain

1School of Science, Tianjin Polytechnic University, Tianjin 300160, China
2General Courses Department, Military Transportation University, Tianjin 300161, China

Received 7 November 2012; Accepted 31 December 2012

Academic Editor: Xiaochen Sun

Copyright © 2013 Jing Zhao et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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