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Table 5 Dependent variable - General risk - Full sample

From: Ethnic persistence, assimilation and risk proclivity

Independent variables (1) (2) (3) (4)
Constant 2.962*** 2.934*** 3.117*** 3.116***
  (0.595) (0.595) (0.595) (0.595)
Foreign nationality −0.380*** −0.474***   
  (0.092) (0.097)   
Foreign nationality* born in Germany   0.525***   
   (0.203)   
Turk    −0.781*** −0.885***
    (0.177) (0.191)
Balkan    −0.433** −0.590***
    (0.190) (0.194)
South European    −0.289* −0.362*
    (0.170) (0.187)
West European    0.224 0.144
    (0.197) (0.218)
East European    −0.160 −0.160
    (0.257) (0.257)
Other    0.212 0.053
    (0.389) (0.403)
Foreign nationality * born in Germany * Turk     0.613
     (0.399)
Foreign nationality * born in Germany * Balkan     0.941**
     (0.443)
Foreign nationality * born in Germany * South     0.258
European     (0.327)
Foreign nationality * born in Germany * West     0.573
European     (0.451)
Foreign nationality * born in Germany * East     
European     
Foreign nationality * born in Germany * Other     2.146*
     (1.214)
Age −0.109*** −0.106*** −0.109*** −0.105***
  (0.022) (0.022) (0.022) (0.022)
Age2/100 0.200*** 0.196*** 0.199*** 0.194***
  (0.045) (0.045) (0.045) (0.045)
Age3/10,000 −0.151*** −0.149*** −0.149*** −0.147***
  (0.029) (0.029) (0.029) (0.029)
Female −0.659*** −0.662*** −0.672*** −0.678***
  (0.044) (0.044) (0.045) (0.045)
Body height in centimeters 0.017*** 0.017*** 0.017*** 0.016***
  (0.003) (0.003) (0.003) (0.003)
Married −0.255*** −0.254*** −0.248*** −0.245***
  (0.042) (0.042) (0.042) (0.042)
Living in eastern Germany 0.276*** 0.276*** 0.274*** 0.273***
  (0.043) (0.043) (0.043) (0.043)
Years of education 0.085*** 0.085*** 0.083*** 0.082***
  (0.007) (0.007) (0.007) (0.007)
Household net income 0.805*** 0.806*** 0.786*** 0.789***
  (0.124) (0.123) (0.125) (0.125)
R-squared 0.139 0.139 0.14 0.141
No. of observations 18,518 18,518 18,518 18,518
  1. a Robust standard errors in parentheses clustered at the household level.
  2. * significant at 10%; ** at 5%; *** at 1%.
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