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Table 10 OLS estimates of weekly wage earnings with interactions between degrees, NHRIC2, and NVRIC2—2006

From: Is the lower return to immigrants’ foreign schooling a postarrival problem in Canada?

  (1) Native-born (2) Immigrants—CE (3) Immigrants—FE
  Coef. P > |z| Coef. P > |z| Coef. P > |z|
Degrees × NHRIC2 × NVRIC2
 Trades–2–2 Base Base Base
 Registered apprenticeship–2–2 0.03378 0.000 0.6442 0.000 −0.0635 0.000
 College—less than 1 year–2–2 −0.0302 0.000 −0.0276 0.000 0.0112 0.181
 College—1 to 2 years–2–2 0.0455 0.001 0.0902 0.000 −0.0658 0.000
 College—more than 2 years–2–2 0.0764 0.000 0.1219 0.000 −0.0381 0.000
 University—below bachelor’s–2–2 0.1146 0.000 0.1263 0.000 0.0215 0.014
 Bachelor’s–2–2 0.1447 0.000 0.1501 0.000 0.0447 0.000
 Above bachelor’s less than Master’s–2–2 0.1940 0.000 0.2381 0.000 0.0769 0.000
 Medicine, dentistry, veterinary, optometry–2–2 0.1679 0.000 0.2884 0.000 0.0541 0.191
 Master’s–2–2 0.1369 0.000 0.2073 0.000 0.0086 0.445
 PhD–2–2 0.2432 0.000 0.3944 0.000 0.0259 0.001
Observations 1,228,448 219,417 150,183
  1. Notes: (1) See the notes to Table 7. (2) Standard errors are adjusted at NHRIC and NVRIC cells by using the two-way clustering method (Cameron et al. 2011)