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Janvresse, É and de la Rue, T (2009)

Benford’s law. (Catalan. Catalan summary)

Butl. Soc. Catalana Mat., 24(1):5{12, 2009. Translated by Frederic Utzet.

ISSN/ISBN: Not available at this time. DOI: 10.2436/20.2002.01.18

Note - this is a foreign language paper: CAT

Abstract: La llei de Benford reflecteix una irregularitat inesperada en la distribució dels dígits de dades aleatòries. En aquest article es descriu el fenomen i se’n discuteixen possibles explicacions. The Benford law reflects an unexpected irregularity in the distribution of digits of random data. In this paper the law is described and some explanations are discussed.

@article {MR2567485, AUTHOR = {Janvresse, Elise and de la Rue, Thierry}, TITLE = {Benford's law}, NOTE = {Translated by Frederic Utzet}, JOURNAL = {Butl. Soc. Catalana Mat.}, FJOURNAL = {Butllet\'\i\ de la Societat Catalana de Matem\`atiques}, VOLUME = {24}, YEAR = {2009}, NUMBER = {1}, PAGES = {5--12}, ISSN = {0214-316X}, MRCLASS = {62-01}, MRNUMBER = {2567485}, DOI = {10.2436/20.2002.01.18}, URL = {}, }

Reference Type: Journal Article

Subject Area(s): Probability Theory