Benford's Law as an Indicator of Fraud in Economics
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- How an arcane statistical law could have prevented the Greek disaster
by mueller2 in Economics Intelligence on 2011-07-28 12:37:06
- Benford's Law: using stats to bust an entire nation for naughtiness
by Ben Goldacre in Bad Science on 2011-09-23 21:30:00
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