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Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 964305, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/964305
Research Article

The Impact of Transport Mode and Carbon Policy on Low-Carbon Retailer

1School of Management and Economics, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 611731, China
2Department of Industrial Engineering, School of Construction and Management Engineering, Xihua University, Chengdu 610039, China
3Business School, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610065, China

Received 24 August 2015; Accepted 5 November 2015

Academic Editor: Amit Chakraborty

Copyright © 2015 Yi Zheng 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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