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Table 3 Estimates of the psychometric equations

From: Employment chances of immigrants and their children in Germany: does sense of personal control matter?

α M (1) (2)
Not achieved what I deserve 0, 62** 0,62**
  (0.56, 0.69) (0.57, 0.69)
Achievements are question of luck 0, 44** 0,44**
  (0.39, 0.49) (0.39, 0.49)
Other people influence my life 0,72** 0,72**
  (0.65, 0.79) (0.65, 0.79)
Doubt my abilities 0, 58** 0, 58**
  (0.53, 0.65) (0.53, 0.65)
Little control over my life 1, 37** 1.33**
  (1.19, 1.56) (1.17, 1.51)
  1. Note: 95 % Bayesian confidence intervals in brackets. These intervals contain 95 % of the posterior probability. If this interval contains 0 the effect measured by the parameter estimate is insignificant
  2. ** denotes significance at this confidence level