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Table 4 The effect of SIVP participation on labour market outcomes

From: Tackling graduate unemployment in North Africa through employment subsidies: A look at the SIVP programme in Tunisia

   Joblessness Unemployeda Private firma Contractb Permanent contractc Earningsb
Descriptive        
  β −0.069*** −0.090*** 0.288*** 0.031 −0.243*** −0.050
  s.e. 0.019 0.020 0.018 0.019 0.026 0.029
  N 3511 3198 3198 2112 1752 1915
  R2 0.004 0.007 0.073 0.001 0.046 0.002
OLS        
  β −0.077*** −0.097*** 0.197*** 0.064** −0.129*** 0.005
  s.e. 0.019 0.020 0.018 0.020 0.027 0.028
  N 3511 3198 3198 2112 1752 1915
  R2 0.113 0.136 0.203 0.134 0.248 0.300
PSM        
  β −0.080*** −0.098*** 0.215*** 0.056** −0.156*** −0.009
  s.e. 0.019 0.020 0.021 0.019 0.028 0.030
  on support 3507 3194 3194 2110 1750 1913
  p > chi2 1 0.999 0.999 0.978 0.988 0.999
  mean bias 2.2 2.4 2.4 3.5 3.6 3.2
  1. * p < 0.05; ** p < 0.01; *** p < 0.001.
  2. a Conditional on being active b Conditional on being employed c Conditional on having a contract.
  3. Notes: earnings regressions are in semi-log form.