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Table 7 BMI and log hours of work for single women: excluding women with health limitations

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

  White White Black Black Hispanic Hispanic
BMI 0.00588*** (3.469) 0.00702*** (4.189) 0.00680*** (4.341) 0.00701*** (4.490) −0.00128 (−0.379) −0.000474 (−0.147)
Control for wage No Yes No Yes No Yes
Observations 6296 6296 4486 4486 1983 1983
  1. Note 1: Control variables include work experience (quadratic), educational categories, dummies for whether the woman believes in traditional gender roles, whether the woman 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