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Table 2 OLS

From: The importance of owner-managed SMEs and regional apprenticeship activity: evidence from the German Mittelstand

Dependent variable: Apprenticeship
  (1) (2)
Share of Mittelstand firms 0.0496*** 0.0251**
Unemployment rate   − 0.0414*
Unemployed potential trainees   0.0790***
Medium-skilled potential trainees   − 2.4162
High-skilled potential trainees   − 0.0753
Size of universities   − 0.3006*
Distance to universities   0.0049*
Small firms   0.2290***
Large firms   − 0.0239
Working-age population   0.0331
Population density   0.0001
GDP per capita   − 0.0084
CDU/CSU/FDP   0.0254***
Other parties   0.0579***
Sectors   ×
Occupations   ×
N 326 326
adj R2 0.07 0.698
F-value 25.4*** 13.7***
  1. *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1