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Table 5 Impacts on well-being, empowerment, attitudes, and marriage

From: The impact of soft skills training on female youth employment: evidence from a randomized experiment in Jordan

  Life ladder Life ladder future MHI-5 Severely poor mental health Mobility index Empowerment index Married at 2nd follow-up
Assigned to soft skills −0.230* 0.233** 0.307 −0.033 0.381*** 0.025 −0.019
  (0.133) (0.105) (0.209) (0.022) (0.096) (0.051) (0.027)
Control mean 5.207 8.043 19.193 0.204 4.966 4.822 0.323
Sample size 1249 1249 1249 1249 1249 1249 1249
  1. Note: Robust standard errors in parentheses. All regressions include stratification dummies. Severely poor mental health denotes the MHI-5 index is below 17
  2. *, **, and *** denote significance at the 10, 5, and 1 % levels, respectively