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Ethnic Disparities in the Graduate Labour Market

Table 3

OLS estimations of log daily wages, women.

DutchMediterreCaribbeanWestern

Age0.385***0.470***0.251***0.283***
Age-squared−0.007***−0.009***−0.004***−0.005***
Years of education-HBO0.0000.0060.000−0.003
Years of education-WO0.0050.0390.048*−0.011
Started in WO−0.056***−0.064−0.0950.006
Switched from HBO to WO-graduated−0.093***−0.014−0.109***−0.088***
Switched from HBO to WO-dropout0.0180.0780.0540.089
Years experience during study-HBO0.049***0.055**0.064***0.045***
Years experience during study-WO0.041***0.0280.0010.041**
Years since graduation-HBO0.222***0.175***0.201***0.215***
Years since graduation-HBO-squared−0.021***−0.013**−0.016***−0.021***
Years since graduation-WO0.337***0.283***0.334***0.370***
Years since graduation-WO-squared−0.036***−0.027−0.036***−0.043***
Years experience during interruption0.150***0.174**0.158***0.132***
Years experience after dropping out-HBO0.101**0.756***0.1820.133
Years experience after dropping out-WO0.162***0.186***0.158***0.158***
Drop-out0.255***0.277***0.226***0.271***
Years since dropout-HBO−0.087***−0.094−0.078−0.074*
Years since dropout-WO−0.017−0.702**−0.117−0.050
Graduated at HBO level0.168***0.222***0.156***0.154***
Graduated at WO level0.098***0.0760.0790.046
Educational studies0.062***0.0620.0730.009
Humanities−0.067***−0.003−0.041−0.063*
Economics and law0.068***0.0330.115**0.064**
Natural sciences−0.046***−0.0600.052−0.020
Health0.054***−0.0040.0310.014
Social services0.019*0.0200.091*0.018
Cohabiting0.027***−0.0080.052**0.025*
Constant−1.604***−2.590**0.087−0.320

N2162764766807218489
R-squared0.3060.250.2330.258

* P < 0.05; **P < 0.01; ***P < 0.001.
Note that nongraduated, noncohabiting and year 1999 are the associated reference groups for graduates, cohabiting and years.
Standard errors are corrected for multiple observations for each individual.

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