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Table 10 The effect of RLCL on labor market outcomes. Robustness and specification checks

From: Land tenure policy and off-farm employment in rural China

  Women Men
Dependent variable Employment Farm Off-farm Wage employment Self-employment Employment Farm Off-farm Wage employment Self-employment
Land security × ear08 0.050** (0.019) − 0.004 (0.026) 0.054** (0.025) 0.042** (0.021) 0.015 (0.011) 0.013 (0.014) − 0.035 (0.026) 0.070*** (0.026) 0.064** (0.027) 0.006 (0.015)
Land security × year95 0.008 (0.011) 0.007 (0.014) 0.001 (0.011) 0.004 (0.012) − 0.002 (0.005) − 0.002 (0.009) 0.018 (0.016) 0.006 (0.014) 0.008 (0.014) 0.005 (0.007)
Land security − 0.015* (0.008) − 0.014 (0.010) − 0.001 (0.009) − 0.003 (0.009) − 0.001 (0.004) − 0.007 (0.006) − 0.022* (0.012) − 0.004 (0.011) − 0.007 (0.011) 0.004 (0.005)
Year08 3.330 (2.835) − 16.428*** (5.573) 19.758*** (5.402) 14.266*** (4.003) 5.595* (3.088) 6.349*** (2.367) − 7.708 (5.768) 17.914*** (5.622) 5.675 (5.559) 11.918*** (4.534)
Year95 − 0.027*** (0.010) 0.052*** (0.012) − 0.079*** (0.010) − 0.055*** (0.011) − 0.007* (0.004) 0.021*** (0.007) 0.216*** (0.014) − 0.258*** (0.013) − 0.207*** (0.012) − 0.022*** (0.006)
R 2 0.20 0.34 0.29 0.28 0.06 0.17 0.28 0.29 0.24 0.10
No. obs. 28,813 31,580
  1. Notes: (.) indicates standard error; significant at the 1% (***), 5% (**), and 10% (*) levels. Each regression also includes the intercept, individual age and education level, land used by the household in log form, family financial assets in log form, village per capita income in log form, village consumption level in log form, and county fixed effects. Source: The following data sources, if not specifically stated, are from CHIP