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Table 7 Extension of the sample period (2000 through 2007)

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

Sample Unbalanced panel of employment websites (2000–2007/08)
Dependent variable Number of visitors (in 100,000) in a month Number of page views per visitor per visit Fee for a day of job posting ($) Fee for a month of access to CVs ($) Fee for a day of CV posting ($) 1 if discount offered to employers 1 if discount offered to job searchers 1 if bundling of CV access and job posting offered
  (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8)
Specification: national websites compete with Craigslist       
 Years since Craigslist’s entry 5.016 4.076 1.230 104.697 0.003 −0.463 0.008 −0.081
  (5.674) (4.023) (0.912) (101.912) (0.004) (0.191)** (0.013) (0.076)
 Number of jobs ads on Craigslist (in 1000) 0.088 0.042 −0.064 −2.184 −0.000 −0.001 0.000 −0.002
  (0.081) (0.154) (0.045) (1.244)* (0.000)*** (0.001) (0.000) (0.003)
Specification: national websites do not compete with Craigslist      
 Years since Craigslist’s entry 3.237 −2.756 −0.863 37.842 −0.000 0.031 0.008 −0.072
  (2.252) (1.182)** (0.889) (55.191) (0.001) (0.078) (0.005)* (0.046)
 Number of jobs ads on Craigslist (in 1000) 0.501 −0.391 0.014 37.943 0.000 0.019 0.000 −0.010
  (0.335) (0.456) (0.102) (25.464) (0.000) (0.016) (0.001) (0.007)
Mean of dependent variable 9.210 16.840 4.042 240.086 0.004 0.548 0.040 0.246
Observations 231 547 603 314 344 465 353 643
  1. Standard errors clustered at the market level in parentheses
  2. *significant at 10 %; **significant at 5 %; ***significant at 1 %. Controls: see Table 3