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Table 9 Employment effects of minimum wages on production workers –restricted sample

From: Do minimum wages affect employment? Evidence from the manufacturing sector in Indonesia

Dependent variable: Log (Number of paid production workers)
  All firms Small firms Large firms
VARIABLES (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)
Log (Min. Wage) −0.0436*** −0.0402** −0.0223* −0.0315** −0.0209 0.0125
  (0.014) (0.017) (0.012) (0.015) (0.026) (0.032)
Log (Firm Age)   0.195***   0.0997***   0.237***
   (0.007)   (0.006)   (0.015)
Foreign Share   0.00175***   0.000582**   0.00133***
   (0.000)   (0.000)   (0.000)
Export Share   0.00115***   0.000894***   0.000469***
   (0.000)   (0.000)   (0.000)
Govt. Share   0.000155   5.42E-05   −2.49E-05
   (0.000)   (0.000)   (0.000)
Observations 246,539 163,065 187,686 124,383 57,133 37,602
Number of Firms 39,734 38,242 34,610 33,040 9119 8728
Fixed Effects YES YES YES YES YES YES
Year Effects YES YES YES YES YES YES
  1. Notes: This sample excludes observations for the years of the Asian financial crisis (1997 and 1998). Robust standard errors clustered by firm are reported in parentheses. ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1