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Table 6 Losses associated with worker displacement

From: The costs of worker displacement in urban labor markets of China

  MIGRANT URBAN
  Demographic and ownership controls All controls Demographic and ownership controls All controls
  ols pscore ols pscore ols pscore ols pscore
Unemployment spell -0.522 -1.606 -0.733 0.512 7.901*** 6.046*** 6.563*** 8.470***
  (0.766) (1.357) (0.774) (0.982) (1.039) (1.761) (1.128) (1.706)
Lnwage -0.038 0.000 0.002 0.021 -0.347*** -0.375*** -0.305*** -0.264***
  (0.039) (0.076) (0.037) (0.059) (0.023) (0.053) (0.022) (0.039)
Hours -2.610*** -1.226 -1.225 -1.837 1.615*** 3.303*** 1.824*** 2.074***
  (1.103) (1.851) (1.049) (1.606) (0.407) (0.760) (0.420) (0.672)
Informal employment 0.106*** 0.118*** 0.089** 0.114*** 0.087*** 0.086*** 0.094*** 0.090***
  (0.030) (0.047) (0.030) (0.045) (0.010) (0.020) (0.011) (0.017)
Self-employment -0.162*** -0.143*** -0.099*** -0.119*** 0.003 0.045*** 0.006 0.009
  (0.026) (0.037) (0.022) (0.034) (0.008) (0.018) (0.009) (0.015)
Health 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.008 -0.012** -0.022** -0.015* -0.013
  (0.008) (0.013) (0.008) (0.011) (0.005) (0.014) (0.006) (0.011)
Happiness -0.028 -0.054 -0.030 0.015 -0.033*** -0.014 -0.029** -0.023
  (0.023) (0.035) (0.023) (0.038) (0.010) (0.023) (0.011) (0.018)
Feel depressed 0.059*** 0.073*** 0.063*** 0.040 0.014** 0.010 0.025*** 0.017
  (0.016) (0.028) (0.016) (0.030) (0.007) (0.015) (0.008) (0.011)
BMI -0.296* -0.493 -0.184 -0.089 -0.042 -0.428* 0.003 -0.115
  (0.175) (0.322) (0.176) (0.290) (0.086) (0.207) (0.092) (0.143)
  1. Source: authors’ calculations based on 2009 wave of RUMIC data set.