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Table 2 OLS results for the price equation

From: Does quality matter in determining child care prices? Evidence from private child care provision in Turkey

Variables 1 2 3 4 5 6
Overall Quality Score 0.199* 0.146 0.134    
  (0.115) (0.101) (0.092)    
Infrastructure Quality Score     0.214** 0.163* 0.154*
     (0.107) (0.096) (0.088)
Curriculum and Materials Quality Score     − 0.058 − 0.053 − 0.061*
     (0.047) (0.039) (0.034)
HR Quality Score     0.006 − 0.015 − 0.027
     (0.056) (0.048) (0.042)
Center is accredited by MoNE   0.253*** 0.085   0.252*** 0.090
   (0.062) (0.092)   (0.062) (0.091)
Age of the center   − 0.014 − 0.014   − 0.013* − 0.013*
   (0.008) (0.008)   (0.008) (0.008)
Total enrollment in a school   − 0.002* − 0.001   − 0.002 − 0.001
   (0.001) (0.001)   (0.001) (0.001)
Number of hours the center is open on a Monday   0.043* 0.013   0.041 0.009
   (0.026) (0.027)   (0.025) (0.026)
Center provides service for extended hours   0.157 0.296   0.146 0.304*
   (0.155) (0.182)   (0.140) (0.172)
Number of weeks the center operates in a year   − 0.003 − 0.005   − 0.000 − 0.001
   (0.006) (0.006)   (0.005) (0.005)
Center provides free transportation   − 0.186** − 0.212**   − 0.176** − 0.201**
   (0.083) (0.086)   (0.078) (0.082)
High neighborhood welfare   0.518** 0.548**   0.529** 0.554***
   (0.228) (0.235)   (0.210) (0.210)
Medium neighborhood welfare   0.059 0.060   0.067 0.061
   (0.230) (0.243)   (0.209) (0.215)
Province: Denizli    − 0.481***    − 0.517***
    (0.170)    (0.172)
Province: Eskisehir    − 0.211*    − 0.230*
    (0.123)    (0.133)
Province: Gaziantep    − 0.355**    − 0.341**
    (0.155)    (0.154)
Province: Samsun    − 0.217**    − 0.220**
    (0.099)    (0.097)
Constant 6.544*** 6.043*** 6.610*** 6.544*** 5.924*** 6.483***
  (0.038) (0.425) (0.538) (0.0381) (0.398) (0.502)
Number of observations 173 173 173 173 173 173
R2 0.135 0.436 0.488 0.157 0.454 0.510
  1. Robust standard errors are in parentheses *** p < 0.01, ** p < 0.05, * p < 0.1. “Low neighborhood welfare” and “Province: Istanbul” are omitted categories