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Table 4 Self-employment decision by country of origin with network effect (average marginal effects)

From: Ethnic capital and self-employment: a spatially autoregressive network approach

  United Kingdom & Ireland China India
Ethnic capital    
Network effect 0.03*** 0.09*** 0.04***
  (0.011) (0.033) (0.013)
Ethnic concentration effect -0.0007 0.003** -0.0008***
  (0.001) (0.001) (0.0003)
Selected human capital    
Experience 0.0016*** 0.0024*** 0.0004***
  (0.0002) (0.0007) (0.0001)
Self-employment experience (origin) 0.0009*** 0.0008** 0.0009***
  (0.0002) (0.0004) (0.0003)
High skilled 0.0005 -0.054*** -0.002**
  (0.0007) (0.0018) (0.0009)
English proficiency / -0.0002 0.0013***
  / (0.002) (0.0004)
Manager & professional 0.0006 0.0057*** 0.0004
  (0.0005) (0.002) (0.0004)
Selected personal characteristics    
Years Since Migration (YSM) 0.0008*** 0.0040*** 0.0004
  (0.0002) (0.001) (0.0003)
Married 0.0032*** 0.0021** 0.0010**
  (0.0006) (0.001) (0.0004)
Children -0.0031*** -0.004*** -0.002***
  (0.0006) (0.0014) (0.0006)
Own dwelling 0.0015** -0.0034*** 0.0001
  (0.0006) (0.001) (0.0001)
  1. Note: Network (weighted ethnic spatial lag `Wy') is treated as an endogenous variable.
  2. (1) Panel Logit estimations.
  3. (2) Standard errors in parentheses.
  4. (3) *p<0.10 **p<0.05 ***p<0.01.