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Table 10 Probability of job satisfaction (probit, marginal effects)

From: Born abroad and educated here: examining the impacts of education and skill mismatch among immigrant graduates in Europe

  (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)
VARIABLES Spec1 Spec2 Spec3 Male Female
Overedjob1 −0.00 −0.00 −0.00 −0.01 −0.00
  (0.014) (0.014) (0.014) (0.023) (0.017)
Overskilljob1 −0.02* −0.02* −0.02 −0.02 −0.02
  (0.013) (0.013) (0.013) (0.020) (0.017)
Overed now −0.17*** −0.17*** −0.18*** −0.18*** −0.18***
  (0.018) (0.018) (0.018) (0.032) (0.023)
Overskilled now −0.28*** −0.28*** −0.28*** −0.28*** −0.27***
  (0.016) (0.016) (0.017) (0.026) (0.022)
overed*Estab migrant    0.12 0.31 0.06
    (0.098) (0.193) (0.117)
overskill*Estab migrant    −0.01 −0.11 0.03
    (0.085) (0.157) (0.101)
Overed*new migrant    0.01 −0.06 0.02
    (0.205) (0.291) (0.284)
Oversk*new migrant    −0.15   −0.04
    (0.157)   (0.182)
Male −0.02* −0.02* −0.01   
  (0.009) (0.009) (0.010)   
Labour exp 0.00 0.00 0.00* 0.00** 0.00
  (0.000) (0.000) (0.000) (0.001) (0.001)
Age −0.00*** −0.00*** −0.01*** −0.01*** −0.00*
  (0.001) (0.001) (0.002) (0.003) (0.002)
Years HE −0.01** −0.01** −0.01** 0.00 −0.02***
  (0.005) (0.005) (0.005) (0.009) (0.007)
Humanities 0.05*** 0.05*** 0.05*** 0.05* 0.05***
  (0.014) (0.014) (0.015) (0.030) (0.017)
Social 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.01
  (0.013) (0.013) (0.013) (0.024) (0.016)
Science 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.03 0.02
  (0.017) (0.017) (0.017) (0.027) (0.022)
Engineering −0.00 −0.00 −0.00 0.01 −0.02
  (0.016) (0.016) (0.016) (0.024) (0.024)
Unemploy hist −0.03*** −0.03*** −0.03*** −0.03* −0.03**
  (0.010) (0.010) (0.010) (0.016) (0.013)
Migrant −0.07***     
  (0.023)     
Estab migrant   −0.04 −0.05* 0.03 −0.10**
   (0.028) (0.031) (0.054) (0.039)
New migrant   −0.13*** −0.12*** −0.09 −0.14***
   (0.039) (0.041) (0.068) (0.051)
Course employer 0.04*** 0.04*** 0.04*** 0.05*** 0.03***
  (0.009) (0.009) (0.009) (0.015) (0.012)
Course prestige 0.04*** 0.03*** 0.03*** 0.04*** 0.02
  (0.010) (0.010) (0.010) (0.016) (0.014)
Vocational course 0.03*** 0.03*** 0.03*** 0.03** 0.03**
  (0.010) (0.010) (0.010) (0.015) (0.013)
Fieldmatchnow 0.06*** 0.06*** 0.05*** 0.04* 0.06***
  (0.015) (0.015) (0.015) (0.025) (0.020)
Fieldrelatednow 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.01
  (0.014) (0.014) (0.014) (0.022) (0.017)
Hours 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  (0.001) (0.001) (0.001) (0.001) (0.001)
R&D Firm 0.11*** 0.11*** 0.11*** 0.13*** 0.11***
  (0.009) (0.009) (0.009) (0.014) (0.012)
Size 50-99 −0.01 −0.01 −0.01 0.01 −0.03
  (0.017) (0.017) (0.017) (0.029) (0.022)
Size 100–249 −0.02 −0.02 −0.02 −0.01 −0.03
  (0.015) (0.015) (0.016) (0.027) (0.020)
Size 250–999 −0.02* −0.02* −0.02* −0.02 −0.03
  (0.014) (0.014) (0.014) (0.023) (0.017)
Size 1000+ 0.00 0.00 −0.00 0.00 −0.01
  (0.011) (0.011) (0.011) (0.018) (0.015)
Public sector 0.09*** 0.09*** 0.09*** 0.09*** 0.10***
  (0.010) (0.010) (0.010) (0.018) (0.013)
N of employers 0.00 0.00 −0.00 0.00 −0.00
  (0.002) (0.002) (0.002) (0.004) (0.003)
Supervisor 0.02*** 0.02*** 0.02** 0.04*** 0.01
  (0.009) (0.009) (0.009) (0.015) (0.012)
Italy −0.13*** −0.13*** −0.11*** −0.09** −0.11***
  (0.021) (0.021) (0.029) (0.043) (0.040)
Spain −0.05*** −0.05*** −0.04 −0.03 −0.04
  (0.020) (0.020) (0.024) (0.036) (0.033)
France −0.03 −0.03 −0.02 −0.01 −0.02
  (0.024) (0.024) (0.025) (0.040) (0.034)
Austria 0.03 0.04 0.04 0.05 0.02
  (0.024) (0.024) (0.024) (0.035) (0.035)
Netherlands −0.07*** −0.07*** −0.07*** −0.08** −0.07**
  (0.021) (0.021) (0.021) (0.031) (0.029)
UK −0.09*** −0.09*** −0.11*** −0.14** −0.12**
  (0.025) (0.025) (0.037) (0.059) (0.048)
Finland −0.11*** −0.11*** −0.09*** −0.07* −0.10***
  (0.021) (0.021) (0.024) (0.037) (0.034)
Norway −0.06*** −0.06*** −0.06*** −0.03 −0.08***
  (0.021) (0.021) (0.021) (0.031) (0.030)
Portugal −0.16*** −0.16*** −0.15*** −0.14** −0.14***
  (0.033) (0.033) (0.036) (0.059) (0.047)
Belgium −0.04 −0.04 −0.02 −0.03 −0.01
  (0.024) (0.024) (0.028) (0.041) (0.039)
Scores    0.50 1.44* 0.35
    (0.486) (0.824) (0.621)
Constant 0.26*** 0.25*** 0.26*** 0.20** 0.28***
  (0.057) (0.057) (0.057) (0.101) (0.070)
Pseudo R2 0.092 0.092 0.092 0.095 0.093
Observations 13,342 13,342 13,342 5246 8091
  1. Standard errors in parentheses
  2. ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1