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Table 8 Intergenerational earnings mobility in different earnings levels in the first generation

From: Human capital transmission and the earnings of second-generation immigrants in Sweden

Variable Immigrants Natives
(1) (2) (3) (4)
y f 0.145 0.133 0.084 0.075
(0.013) (0.014) (0.011) (0.012)
Q 2 * y f –0.001 –0.001 –0.000 –0.000
(0.001) (0.001) (0.001) (0.001)
Q 3 * y f –0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
(0.001) (0.001) (0.001) (0.001)
Q 4 * y f 0.001 0.001 0.001 0.001
(0.001) (0.001) (0.001) (0.001)
Q 5 * y f 0.005 0.005 0.005 0.005
(0.001) (0.001) (0.001) (0.001)
I 2 *y f –0.035 –0.003
  (0.029)   (0.026)
I 3 *y f 0.031 0.025
  (0.014)   (0.011)
I 4 *y f 0.013 0.020
  (0.015)   (0.012)
I 5 *y f –0.095 0.055
  (0.046)   (0.045)
I 6 *y f 0.028 0.009
  (0.052)   (0.044)
Test for joint significance parameters of I2 *yf –I6 *yf (p-value) 0.028 0.196
R2 0.094 0.099 0.030 0.038
N*t 267,562 215,996