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Table 4 Estimates of determinants of the locus of control

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

γ (1) (2)
Age 0, 04** 0, 04**
  (0.03, 0.04) (0.03, 0.04)
Gender −0.03 −0.04
  (−0.15, 0.08) (−0.16, 0.07)
Religion important −0.03 −0.04
  (−0.17, 0.1) (−0.17, 0.10)
Low education in 1999 −0.03 −0.02
  (−0.17, 0) (−0.16, 0.12)
High education in 1999 0.16 0.17
  (−0.02, 0.35) (−0.02, 0.35)
Father highly educated 0 −0.01
  (−0.19, 0.19) (−0.20, 0.18)
Mother highly educated 0, 35** 0, 34**
  (0.11, 0.59) (0.10, 0.58)
In education in 1999 0, 22** 0, 15**
  (0.05, 0.37) (0.00, 0.30)
Immigrant −0, 8**  
  (−1.38, −0.18)  
Second generation −0.23  
  (−0.44, 0)  
Turkish immigrant   −0, 55**
   (−1.72, −0.39)
Central European immigrant   −0.19
   (−0.76, 0.38)
EU 15 immigrant   −0.6
   (−1.39, 0.16)
Turkish second generation   −0, 55**
   (−0.86, −0.22)
Central European second generation   0.02
   (−0.37, 0.42)
EU15 second generation   −0.22
   (−0.61, 0.15)
German second generation   −0.12
   (−0.39, 0.15)
Immigrant foreign language spoken at home   −0.4
   (−0.97, 0.18)
Sedond generation foreign language spoken at home   −0.1
   (−0.74, 0.53)
Time stayed in Germany 0, 04** 0.03
  (0.00, 0.07) (−0.00, 0.07)
  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. **Significance at the 95 % confidence level