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Table 6 Logit regression results, Pr (Exit to employment), UI INELIGIBLE (includes interactions with state unemployment rate), marginal effects of 10 additional UI weeks

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

  (1) (2) (3) (4)
  Panel A: Single UI weeks variable
  2007-11 2000-04
UI variables     
Potential benefit duration (PBD) 0.00328 (0.00344) −0.0262** (0.00901) 0.000440 (0.00610) 0.0511 (0.0334)
PBD * state unemp. rate -- 0.00334** (0.000994) -- −0.00716 (0.00448)
  Panel B: Separate effects for unemployment duration >= or < 26 weeks
  2007-11 2000-04
PBD (dur>=26) 0.00440 (0.00361) −0.0259** (0.00931) 0.00193 (0.00844) 0.0603 (0.0398)
PBD (dur<26) 0.00275 (0.00342) −0.0256** (0.00907) 0.000137 (0.00591) 0.0494(0.0327)
PBD (dur>=26)* state unemp. rate -- 0.00339** (0.00102) -- −0.00812 (0.00495)
PBD (dur<26)* state unemp. rate -- 0.00323** (0.00100) -- −0.00700 (0.00445)
Additional controls     
State/time Y Y Y Y
Individual characteristics Y Y Y Y
Unemployment duration Y Y Y Y
State unemp. & emp. growth (cubics) Y Y Y Y
  Y Y Y Y
Observations 50,141 50,141 40,129 40,129
  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 to employment. See text for the complete list of additional controls.