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Table 3 Logit regression results, Pr (Exit from unemployment), UI ELIGIBLE, marginal effects of of 10 additional UI weeks

From: Recent extensions of U.S. unemployment benefits: search responses in alternative labor market states

  (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8)
  Panel A: Single UI weeks variable
  2007-11 2000-04
UI variables         
Potential benefit duration (PBD) −0.0106** (0.00331) −0.0104** (0.00321) −0.00788** (0.00293) −0.00529 (0.00341) −0.00625 (0.007763) −0.00808 (0.00691) −0.00759 (0.00638) −0.0103 (0.00855)
  Panel B: Separate effects of UI weeks for unemployment duration >=or < 26 weeks
  2007-11 2000-04
PBD (dur >= 26) −0.0174** (0.000326) −0.0165** (0.00318) −0.0116** (0.00333) −0.00918* (0.00375) −0.0299** (0.00672) −0.024** (0.00632) −0.0183** (0.00700) −0.0212** (0.00822)
PBD (dur <= 26) −0.00333 (0.00316) −0.00377 (0.00307) −0.00574* (0.00289) −0.00323 (0.00334) −0.000704 (0.00657) −0.00345 (0.00620) −0.00441 (0.00661) −0.00702 (0.00891)
Additional controls:         
State/time Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
Individual characteristics N Y Y Y N Y Y Y
Unemployment duration N N Y Y N N Y Y
State unemp. & emp. growth (cubics) N N N Y N N N Y
Observations 72,347 72,347 72,347 72,347 43,167 43,167 43,167 43,167
  1. Standard errors in parentheses (clustered by state). **p< 0.01, *p< 0.05.
  2. Notes: Numbers are transformed logit coefficients, expressed as marginal effects on the probability of observing an unemployment exit. See text for the complete list of additional controls.