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Table 5 Association of life/career cycle factors with the marginal utility of private sector work

From: Preferences of physicians for public and private sector work

  Males Females
  coef se coef se
Aged 36–40 − 0.049 0.142 − 0.024 0.129
Aged 41–45 − 0.032 0.138 − 0.092 0.129
Aged 46–50 0.058 0.136 − 0.007 0.130
Aged 51–55 − 0.012 0.136 0.130 0.134
Aged 56–60 0.078 0.140 0.015 0.155
Aged 61–65 0.122 0.142 0.466** 0.197
Aged 65–70 0.257* 0.156 0.395 0.294
Aged 71–75 − 0.128 0.186 0.606 0.465
Aged 75–89 − 0.073 0.230 0.557 0.644
Has dependent children 0.064 0.057 0.163** 0.070
Australian medical school graduate − 0.084 0.055 0.028 0.083
_cons 0.021 0.138 − 0.219 0.138
N 2237 870
Adjusted R2 0.002 0.008
  1. **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1