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Table 4 The impact of education and work experience on skill relatedness and skill similarity

From: Global connections and the structure of skills in local co-worker networks

Dependent variable Skill relatedness Skill similarity
Work experiencea
Local 0.0868** 0.00995
  (0.0419) (0.00880)
Foreign 0.138 0.0113
  (0.165) (0.0275)
Educationa
Local 0.0434 0.00608
  (0.0377) (0.00790)
Foreign − 0.296*** − 0.0438*
  (0.113) (0.0232)
N of connectionsb − 0.0454*** − 0.0076***
  (0.0090) (0.0019)
Constant − 0.0234 0.0223
  (0.0847) (0.0172)
Controlsc Yes Yes
Random effects
Individual (1) 0.0150*** 0.000779***
  (0.00342) (0.000150)
Individual (2) 0.0768*** 0.00204***
  (0.0102) (0.000260)
Dyad 0.215*** 0.00327***
  (0.00454) (6.90e−05)
Observations (dyads) 4694 4694
  1. Coefficients (standard errors in parentheses) of linear probability models with clustered standard errors
  2. ***p ≤ 0.01; **p ≤ 0.05; *p ≤ 0.1
  3. aReference category: national
  4. bScale of N. of connections is 100 links
  5. cControls: work experience (years), type of job (junior professional, senior professional, or manager), sex, and firm size