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Table 3 Migration effect of immigrant relatives and remittances on political interest, talk, and efficacy of Mexican elections

From: Foreign connections and the difference they make: how migrant ties influence political interest and attitudes in Mexico

  Treatment 1: Has immigrant relative in U.S Treatment 2: Has immigrant relative in U.S & receives remittances
Wave 1 Wave 2 Wave 3 Wave 1 Wave 2 Wave 3
Coeff. SE Coeff. SE Coeff. SE Coeff. SE Coeff. SE Coeff. SE
Interest in Politics –0.20 0.21 0.22 0.25 0.10 0.25 –0.57 0.30 0.62 0.36 0.94 0.37*
Political Talk 0.55 0.2** 0.13 0.19 0.44 0.2* –0.18 0.27 0.06 0.27 –0.33 0.27
Efficacy of Elections      –0.12 0.22      –0.77 0.33*
  1. Source: Lawson et al. (2007). Authors' calculations using doubly robust estimation with propensity score weighting in R. Control variables omitted. *p < 0.05 **p < 0.01 ***p < 0.001