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Table 5 Fixed-effects model, school/work decision

From: Reallocating children’s time: coping strategies after the 2010 Haiti earthquake

  Idle School only Work only School and work
Household vulnerability index 0.033 −0.106* 0.064** 0.009
  (0.034) (0.060) (0.026) (0.049)
Age 0.011*** −0.019*** 0.003 0.004
  (0.003) (0.005) (0.003) (0.004)
Sex (male = 1 and at age = 13.55) −0.027*** −0.036*** 0.018*** 0.045***
  (0.008) (0.014) (0.006) (0.013)
Age * sex −0.008** −0.004 0.002 0.011**
  (0.004) (0.006) (0.003) (0.005)
Child’s age order within the household 0.013*** 0.004 0.002 −0.019***
  (0.004) (0.008) (0.004) (0.007)
Child was economically active, 2010 (yes = 1) −0.005 −0.461*** 0.137*** 0.330***
  (0.019) (0.031) (0.028) (0.036)
Relation to head of household = close relative (yes = 1) 0.044** −0.032 −0.008 −0.004
  (0.017) (0.028) (0.010) (0.026)
Relation to head of household = other relative (yes = 1) 0.044*** −0.008 0.012 −0.049**
  (0.015) (0.022) (0.010) (0.019)
Relation to head of household = domestic employee (yes = 1) 0.073 −0.007 0.072 −0.138*
  (0.057) (0.089) (0.054) (0.082)
Relation to head of household = other relationship (yes = 1) 0.034 −0.032 0.032 −0.034
  (0.040) (0.073) (0.035) (0.065)
Sex of head of household (male = 1) −0.018 −0.012 −0.003 0.032*
  (0.012) (0.021) (0.009) (0.018)
Head of household education level = primary (yes = 1) −0.012 0.016 −0.012 0.009
  (0.014) (0.024) (0.010) (0.022)
Head of household education level = secondary or more (yes = 1) −0.025* 0.022 −0.020** 0.024
  (0.015) (0.026) (0.009) (0.024)
Live in the same house (yes = 1) 0.009 −0.018 0.003 0.006
  (0.016) (0.029) (0.013) (0.026)
Household has received any type of assistance (yes = 1) −0.024* 0.025 0.000 −0.002
  (0.012) (0.024) (0.009) (0.021)
Number of negative economic shock −0.004 −0.023** 0.003 0.024***
  (0.006) (0.010) (0.003) (0.009)
Members living in a temporary camp (%) −0.085 −0.036 0.042 0.079
  (0.059) (0.106) (0.038) (0.086)
Has any household member suffered physical damage (yes = 1) −0.026 0.011 0.017 −0.002
  (0.017) (0.028) (0.012) (0.027)
Household size, 2010 −0.010** −0.004 −0.003 0.017***
  (0.004) (0.007) (0.003) (0.006)
Number of children aged 0 to 10 years in household 0.014** 0.006 0.002 −0.022**
  (0.006) (0.010) (0.004) (0.009)
Durable assets index, 2010 −0.017*** 0.019* −0.003 0.000
  (0.006) (0.010) (0.003) (0.009)
House ownership, 2010 (yes = 1) −0.008 0.012 −0.004 0.000
  (0.014) (0.023) (0.010) (0.019)
Constant −0.062 1.095*** −0.042 0.009
  (0.051) (0.091) (0.044) (0.079)
Observations 3833 3833 3833 3833
Adjusted R-squared 0.148 0.335 0.144 0.309
PSU FE Yes Yes Yes Yes
  1. Note: standard errors clustered at the PSU level are in parentheses
  2. * p<0.1, ** p<0.05, *** p<0.01