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Table 4 Effect of CSG on mental health: Second Stage 2SLS, Fixed Effect 2SLS

From: The effect of cash transfers on mental health – new evidence from South Africa

 (1)(2)(3)(4)(5)(6)
 2SLS without covariates2SLS with covariatesFE 2SLS without covariates.FE 2SLS with covariatesFE 2SLS MaleFE 2SLS Female
Household CSG0.614***0.749***0.621***0.822***0.4681.000***
 (0.125)(0.152)(0.231)(0.279)(0.447)(0.323)
Male 0.368***    
  (0.051)    
Age −0.077*** 0.133*0.0870.146
  (0.009) (0.080)(0.146)(0.092)
Age Squared 0.001*** 0.001*−0.0010.001**
  (0.000) (0.000)(0.001)(0.000)
Age under 19 0.517*** 0.380**0.734**0.143
  (0.098) (0.169)(0.288)(0.214)
Economic decision maker −0.135** 0.041−0.0730.028
  (0.061) (0.082)(0.156)(0.110)
Household Size 0.053** 0.0420.0140.057
  (0.022) (0.037)(0.067)(0.039)
Negative Event −0.208** −0.0500.386**−0.215*
  (0.094) (0.115)(0.161)(0.129)
Neighbourhood Theft −0.036 0.0340.0430.032
  (0.030) (0.035)(0.047)(0.038)
Attrition −0.187* 0.015−0.1170.088
  (0.098) (0.132)(0.194)(0.152)
Constant18.588***21.169***    
 (0.128)(0.326)    
YearYESYESYESYESYESYES
Other Government SupportNOYESNOYESYESYES
Child Age DummyNOYESNOYESYESYES
ProvinceNOYESNOYESYESYES
RegionNOYESNOYESYESYES
Observations28,77328,77328,77328,773914719,626
Individuals  10,92510,92537237202
R-squared0.0150.0650.0190.0250.0260.029
  1. The outcome variable is CES-D (0–30) the measure for depression; PSU clustered standard errors are in parenthesis; *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1