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Table 2 Summary statistics of key variables, by employment type

From: Migration, risk attitudes, and entrepreneurship: evidence from a representative immigrant survey

Variable Ent. Mean Non-Ent. Mean Diff. (S.E)
Non-adjusted risk measure 3.53 3.54 -0.01 (0.95)
Adjusted risk measure 4.64 4.39 0.25 (0.06)*
Income (EUR) 1481 1146 335 (0.00)***
Age (Years) 35.47 32.37 3.1 (0.00)***
Years of schooling 15.07 14.56 0.51 (0.08)*
Female 0.42 0.54 -0.12 (0.01)***
  1. Note: `Non-adjusted risk measure' uses directly the response individuals gave to the self-evaluation question. `Adjusted risk measure' is the semi-parametrically adjusted value using responses to the three vignettes. Income is given in Euros per month. *p < 0.10, **p < 0.05, ***p < 0.01.