Does Benford’s Law hold in economic research and forecasting?
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Volume (Year): 36 (2009)
Issue (Month): 3 (August)
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Benford’s Law; Fraud detection; Regression coefficients; Standard errors; Growth and inflation forecasts; Rounding; C8; C52; C12;
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