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Table 5 Craigslist entry and pricing by competing employment websites

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
Dependent variable 1 if discount offered to employers 1 if discount offered to job searchers 1 if bundling of CV access and job posting offered 1 if discount offered to employers 1 if discount offered to job searchers 1 if bundling of CV access and job posting offered
Measure of exposure (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)
Years since Craigslist’s entry 0.106 −0.053 0.315 −0.007 0.011 −0.022
  (0.410) (0.036) (0.349) (0.050) (0.006)* (0.026)
Number of job ads on Craigslist (in 1000) 0.036 0.002 −0.027 −0.082 0.002 −0.016
  (0.007)*** (0.001)* (0.018) (0.097) (0.001)* (0.013)
Controls: website FE
Controls: year FE
Controls: website attributes
Controls: market attributes
Mean of dependent variable 0.440 0.027 0.314 0.440 0.027 0.314
Observations 116 188 188 116 188 188
Number of websites 58 94 94 58 94 94
  1. Standard errors clustered at the market level in parentheses
  2. *significant at 10 %; **significant at 5 %; ***significant at 1 %