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Table 4 Impact of BFP on the occupational choice of the household head

From: Conditional cash transfer and informality in Brazil

  Total sample Sample I Sample II
  All households receiving the PBF benefit Households with PCHIs < R$ 700.00 Households with PCHIs > R$ 50.00 and PCHIs < $ 700.00
  Coef. Optimal Window Coef. Optimal Window Coef. Optimal Window
Bolsa-Família −3.237 1.61 −2.417 1.78 −2.429 1.76
(standard error) (3.329)   (1.460) (1.485)   
Bolsa-Família       
Bolsa-Família (bandwidth - 110) −2.339 1.77 −2.846 1.96 −2.629 1.94
(standard error) (1.612)   (1.797)   (1.580)  
Bolsa-Família (bandwidth - 125) −1.996 2.01 −2.607 2.23 −2.697 2.20
(standard error) (1.387)   (1.875)   (1.747)  
Bolsa-Família (bandwidth - 150) −1.122 2.41 −2.539 2.67 −2.648 2.64
(standard error) (0.973)   (1.614)   (1.563)  
  1. Source: 2006 PNAD.