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Table 4 BMI and hours work in men and women: does marital status matter?

From: Marriage markets as explanation for why heavier people work more hours

  White White Black Black Hispanic Hispanic
Panel A: OLS estimates for the interaction model, women
 BMI 0.00528*** (2.909) 0.00661*** (3.742) 0.00668*** (4.407) 0.00690*** (4.579) −0.00130 (−0.403) −0.000624 (−0.202)
 Married −0.0895 (−1.312) −0.0758 (−1.162) 0.155 (1.563) 0.0690 (0.739) −0.0293 (−0.218) −0.104 (−0.777)
 BMI × married −1.44e−05 (−0.00522) −0.000761 (−0.287) −0.00502 (−1.452) −0.00279 (−0.847) 1.63e−05 (0.00342) 0.00309 (0.663)
 Control for wage No Yes No Yes No Yes
 Observations 11,708 11,708 5881 5881 3081 3081
Panel B: OLS estimates for the interaction model, Men
 BMI 0.00386** (2.136) 0.00361** (2.072) 0.00629** (2.463) 0.00492* (1.911) 0.00167 (0.729) 0.00195 (0.904)
 Married 0.223*** (3.320) 0.169** (2.515) 0.375*** (2.943) 0.270** (2.241) 0.218** (2.221) 0.132 (1.362)
 BMI × married −0.00427* (−1.647) −0.00320 (−1.247) −0.00740 (−1.630) −0.00560 (−1.309) −0.00253 (−0.754) −0.00118 (−0.364)
 Control for wage No Yes No Yes No Yes
 Observations 13,209 13,209 5973 5973 4119 4119
  1. Note 1: Control variables include work experience (quadratic), educational categories, dummies for whether the woman believes in traditional gender roles, whether the respondent has any children, if the youngest child is below six, yearly age dummies, region of residence dummies, and year dummies. Note 2: All t-stats reported are based on standard errors clustered at the individual level. *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, and * p < 0.10