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Table 9 Effects of temporal distance between pay and reference week on weekly hours of work by children’s age (recipients only)

From: Do benefit recipients change their labor supply after receiving the cash transfer? Evidence from the Peruvian Juntos program

  With children With children
  aged 5 or less aged 6 or more
Transfer occurred: (1) (2) (3) (4)
One week before the reference week -4.346** -9.962** -0.637 -6.152
  (1.822) (3.878) (2.209) (4.867)
During the reference week -0.336 -3.830 -2.747 -2.149
  (1.903) (4.900) (2.664) (5.689)
At least one week after the reference week 0.686 1.870 -0.624 4.646
  (1.618) (3.548) (2.256) (5.791)
Municipality fixed effects No Yes No Yes
Additional controls Yes Yes Yes Yes
Observations 447 447 354 354
R-squared 0.080 0.511 0.042 0.563
  1. Notes: Robust standard errors in parentheses. See additional notes on Table 3.
  2. ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1.