wage.union {bsamGP}R Documentation

Wage-Union data

Description

This data set contains 534 observations on 11 variables.

Usage

data(wage.union)

Format

education

number of years of education.

south

indicator of living in southern region of U.S.A.

sex

gender indicator: 0=male,1=female.

experience

number of years of work experience.

union

indicator of trade union membership: 0=non-member, 1=member.

wage

wages in dollars per hour.

age

age in years.

race

1=black, 2=Hispanic, 3=white.

occupation

1=management, 2=sales, 3=clerical, 4=service, 5=professional, 6=other.

sector

0=other, 1=manufacturing, 2=construction.

married

indicator of being married: 0=unmarried, 1=married.

References

Berndt, E.R. (1991) The Practice of Econometrics. New York: Addison-Wesley.

Ruppert, D., Wand, M.P. and Carroll, R.J. (2003) Semiparametric Regression. Cambridge University Press.

Examples

## Not run: 
	data(wage.union)
	pairs(wage.union)

## End(Not run)

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