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Table 6 OLS estimates, knowledge- and computer-intensive industries

From: Broadband internet availability and establishments’ employment growth in Germany: evidence from instrumental variables estimations

Log employment growth rate Western Germany Eastern Germany
Knowledge-intensive industries Computer-intensive industries Knowledge-intensive industries Computer-intensive industries
DSL availability 0.199 (1.55) 0.086 (2.28)** 0.064 (2.30)** 0.002 (0.19)
Establishment controls Yes Yes Yes Yes
Municipality controls Yes Yes Yes Yes
Year FE Yes Yes Yes Yes
Industry FE (3-digit) Yes Yes Yes Yes
District FE Yes Yes Yes Yes
Observations 5868 17,740 16,608 41,251
Adjusted R2 0.150 0.053 0.048 0.018
  1. t statistics in parentheses. * p < 0.10, ** p < 0.05, *** p < 0.01. All estimations weighted by full-time employment. Constant omitted from output. Standard errors clustered at the municipality level. Data sources: Broadband Atlas Germany, BHP 7510