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Table 9 Financial and social remittances and the perception of state efficacy (baseline)

From: Financial remittances, trans-border conversations, and the state

  Gov’t efficacy Gov’t efficacy
  (1) (2)
Remittances 0.000657  
  [0.027]  
Family abroad 0.0400 **  
  [0.019]  
Dependence   −0.00688
   [0.010]
Contact   0.0134 **
   [0.006]
Political interest −0.209*** −0.209***
  [0.008] [0.008]
Intercept 4.795*** 4.790***
  [0.067] [0.067]
Observations 55076 54929
R 2 0.137 0.137
Sociodemographic controls Yes Yes
Country fixed effects Yes Yes
Year fixed effects Yes Yes
  1. Sociodemographic controls are age, age^2, gender, education, marital status, employment status, race, socioeconomic status
  2. Robust standard errors in parentheses ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1