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Table 9. The selected estimates of equation (2) by the quantile regression.

Parent’s 0.3184***

earnings 1 [0.1048]

Parent’s -0.0671

technical school 2 [0.1057]

Tertiary

parent’s

education

Quantiles

0.20 0.40 0.60 0.80

0.0328

[0.1583]

Children’s 0.2054**

technical school 2 [0.0924]

Tertiary

children’s

education

Number of

observations

Pseudo

R-squared

0.3676***

[0.1255]

0.2991***

[0.0792]

-0.0182

[0.0907]

0.0546

[0.1282]

0.1617*

[0.0872]

0.3471***

[0.1049]

0.2300**

[0.0891]

0.0348

[0.0836]

0.0873

[0.1255]

0.1755**

[0.0893]

0.4027***

[0.1038]

0.3823***

[0.0949]

0.1055

[0.0951]

-0.0089

[0.1205]

0.1066

[0.1068]

0.3447***

[0.1152]

250 250 250 250

0.3252 0.3285 0.3058 0.3071

The dependent variable is the individual mean of the children’s residuals

from equation (8) averaged over no less than 5 rounds of the survey.

1 The individual mean of the parent’s residuals from equation (8) averaged

over no less than 5 rounds of the survey.

2 The reference group is secondary education or less.

* Significant at 0.1 level.

** Significant at 0.05 level.

*** Significant at .01 level.

Bootstrap standard errors are in brackets.

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