Overall quit elasticity by group

All 0.1206
Male 0.1636
Female 0.0875
Rural 0.1395
Urban 0.1121
White 0.1243
Black 0.0660
Hispanic 0.1468

Notes: The quit elasticity is a linear approximation of the slope of the lines plotted in Figures D–F for each respective group.

Source: Authors’ analysis of Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP) data.

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