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Table 2 Two-limit Tobit estimates for the impact of intermarriage on household market hour specialization

From: Household labor supply and intermarriage of immigrants: differences by gender

  (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8)
Variables Male immigrant Female immigrant Male immigrant Female immigrant Male immigrant Female immigrant Male immigrant Female immigrant
Intermarriage −0.2187*** −0.1158*** −0.1419*** 0.0971*** −0.1334*** 0.1036*** −0.1726*** 0.0642***
(0.0169) (0.0172) (0.0183) (0.0185) (0.0183) (0.0190) (0.0196) (0.0048)
Own education    −0.0375*** −0.0403*** −0.4818*** −0.0705 −0.3574** −0.0807
   (0.00223) (0.0026) (0.1068) (0.2316) (0.1449) (0.2292)
Difference in education    0.0647*** 0.0105*** 0.0786*** −0.0017 0.0758*** −0.0008
   (0.0041) (0.0037) (0.0049) (0.0046) (0.0049) (0.0010)
Experience    −0.0180*** −0.0088*** −0.5584*** −0.0871 −0.4079*** −3.8502***
   (0.0032) (0.0030) (0.0802) (0.2358) (0.1013) (0.0003)
exp2    0.0002*** 0.0003*** 0.0004*** 0.0005*** 0.0004*** 0.0004***
   (0.0001) (0.0001) (0.0001) (0.0001) (0.0001) (0.0000)
Difference in age    0.0165*** −0.0055 0.0149*** −0.0002 0.0123*** −0.0032***
   (0.0022) (0.0040) (0.0024) (0.0043) (0.0024) (0.0007)
Years in USA    0.0011 −0.0032*** 0.0002 −0.0054*** 0.0008 −0.0060***
   (0.0010) (0.0010) (0.0011) (0.0011) (0.0011) (0.0002)
Good English    −0.0408** −0.1600*** −0.0189 −0.0786** −0.0083 −0.0673***
   (0.0193) (0.0206) (0.0348) (0.0384) (0.0354) (0.0065)
Family size      −0.0142* −0.0316*** −0.0121 −0.0290***
     (0.0075) (0.0080) (0.0076) (0.0014)
No. of children      0.0948*** 0.1139*** 0.0893*** 0.1130***
     (0.0116) (0.0125) (0.0116) (0.0023)
Age of youngest child      −0.0002 −0.0001 −0.0003 0.0001
     (0.0003) (0.0003) (0.0003) (0.0000)
Marriage duration      0.5081*** 0.0624 0.3594*** 0.0606
     (0.0793) (0.2354) (0.1013) (0.2345)
Age at marriage      0.5077*** 0.0587 0.3614*** 0.0584
     (0.0792) (0.2354) (0.1012) (0.2345)
Lives in metro        −0.0003 0.0001
       (0.0003) (0.0000)
Regional own group        0.0008 −0.0013***
       (0.0009) (0.0002)
Sex ratio = #F/#M        0.0054 0.0060***
       (0.0051) (0.0015)
Observations 33,875 26,913 33,875 26,913 33,875 26,913 33,875 26,913
State FE No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Birthplace FE No No No No No No Yes Yes
Pseudo log likelihood −4.138e+06 −3.231e+06 −4.061e+06 −3.140e+06 −4.046e+06 −3.124e+06 −4.012e+06 −3.103e+06
Pseudo R-squared 0.00281 0.000953 0.0213 0.0293 0.0247 0.0338 0.0324 0.0416
  1. Robust standard errors in parentheses. All data from the 2010 ACS. Variables included in the regressions in column 5, 6, 7, and 8, but not in the table—dummy for being in school for self and spouse, own and spousal veteran status
  2. *p < 0.1; **p < 0.05; ***p < 0.01