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Table 4 Marginal effect of remittances on education by SLC pass rate percentiles (Based in columns 5 & 6 of Table 3)

From: Remittances, school quality, and household education expenditures in Nepal

Percentile SLC pass rate OLS IV*
Minimum 18.00 −0.0140 −0.1370
  Jajarkot (0.009) (0.108)
10 41.79 −0.0021 −0.0315
  Mahottari (0.002) (0.059)
25 47.49 0.0008 −0.0062
  Kailali (0.000) (0.049)
50 55.81 0.0049** 0.0306
  Dhanusa (0.002) (0.036)
75 72.32 0.0132* 0.1039**
  Kavre (0.007) (0.035)
90 83.71 0.0189* 0.1544**
  Kathmandu (0.011) (0.053)
Maximum 84.18 0.0192* 0.1565**
  (Gulmi) (0.011) (0.053)
  1. *Coefficients in IV are significant at the 5 % level, OLS at the 10 % level