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Table 11 Robustness check: irregular aliens

From: Skills or culture? An analysis of the decision to work by immigrant women in Italy

  [1] [2] [3]
  Activity rate Employment rate Reservation wages (1)
    Percentage difference with respect to the CEEC group:
Central and Eastern European Countries 91.6 61.4  
Central or Southern America 94.8 74.6 0.087***
(0.031)
Near East and North Africa 86.9 56.4 -0.251***
(0.045)
Sub-Saharan Africa 92.0 59.6 -0.078**
(0.037)
East Asia 85.5 72.6 0.028
(0.052)
Central Asia 88.8 57.7 -0.153
(0.103)
No. Obs. 1,303
  1. Source: Authors’ calculations on ISMU dataset.
  2. (1) Percentage differences in computed reservation wages. Stars show significance levels, *** up to 1 per cent, ** between 1 per cent and 5 per cent, * between 5 per cent and 10 per cent. Mean differences are weighted according to the sample design.