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Table 4 Policy evaluation: details

From: Female labour market outcomes and the impact of maternity leave policies

  Base 69 % PML
Participation before 1st child, Y 0.96 1.0
Participation before 1st child, O 0.90 1.0
Participation before 2nd child, Y 0.44 0.79
Participation before 2nd child, O 0.65 0.84
Participation after birth, Y 0.42 0.61
Participation after birth, O 0.56 0.62
Participation 5 years after 2nd child, Y 0.86 0.85
Participation 5 years after 2nd child, O 0.79 0.80
Participation 10 years after 2nd child, Y 0.81 0.80
Participation 10 years after 2nd child, O 0.76 0.76
  1. Y: mothers who are young at childbirth. O: mothers who are older at childbirth. “Participation after birth” is measured in the first year after birth