Not the First Digit! Using Benford's Law to Detect Fraudulent Scientif ic Data
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- Andreas Diekmann, 2005. "Not the First Digit! Using Benford’s Law to Detect Fraudulent Scientific Data," Others 0507001, EconWPA.
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KeywordsBenford; first digit law; digital analysis; data fabrication; distribution of digits from regression coefficients;
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