Read the AICPA article about Benford’s analysis posted on the course website. Using the World databank population data provided on the JOA website, replicate the graph.

Assignment Question

First read the AICPA article about Benford’s analysis posted on the course website. Download the excel file associated with the article, located here: https://www.journalofaccountancy.com/issues/2017/apr/excel-and-benfords-law-to-detect-fraud.html

Requirements: 1. Using the World databank population data provided on the JOA website, replicate the graph. Do this from scratch, so that you can be sure you understand how to use the excel codes and construct graphs.

2. Next, using the instructions (and link) within the excel file,download the World databank population data for 2016-2022, and extend your analysis to create another graph.

3. turn in both the excel file and graphs.

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