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Table 2 Growth in online traffic by exposure to Craigslist’s presence

From: The impact of Craigslist’s entry on competing employment websites

Sample A panel of employment websites (2005/06–2007/08)
  National websites compete with Craigslist National websites do not compete with Craigslist
  Growth in number of visitors Growth in # of page views per Growth in number of visitors Growth in # of page views per
(1) (2) (3) (4)
Average website 0.332 1.158 0.332 1.158
Exposure: growth of job posts on Craigslist
 95 % percentile of exposure 0.190 3.909 −0.825 12.271
 5 % percentile of exposure 0.563 0.156 −0.134 1.499
 75 % percentile of exposure 0.912 1.032 1.133 2.119
 25 % percentile of exposure 0.958 0.821 −0.022 0.160
Exposure: years of Craigslist presence
 95 % percentile of exposure 2.922 21.902 3.610 13.441
 5 % percentile of exposure 3.817 25.774 13.277 13.529
 75 % percentile of exposure 2.922 21.902 11.503 12.840
 25 % percentile of exposure 3.848 29.733 13.277 13.529
  1. Growth is calculated as \( \frac{x_{2007/08}-{x}_{2005/06}}{x_{2005/06}} \)