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Table 6 R&D and diffusion policies

From: Do we need disasters to adopt more environmental policies?

  (17) (18) (19) (20)
Variables NBREG (R&D) NBREG (R&D) NBREG (DI) NBREG (DI)
Chernobyl 0.511 0.409 0.861*** 0.204
  (0.422) (0.498) (0.261) (0.276)
Ibaraki 2.209*** 2.076*** 2.900*** 1.616***
  (0.351) (0.511) (0.227) (0.274)
Fukushima 2.693*** 2.440*** 3.584*** 1.852***
  (0.344) (0.559) (0.225) (0.294)
GDP p.c. (in logs)   0.045   1.166***
   (0.541)   (0.262)
Total Capacity Mw   0.024   − 0.129***
   (0.074)   (0.030)
Renewables gen. (in KTOE)   0.057   0.046
   (0.107)   (0.049)
Energy price (in logs)   0.346   0.814***
   (0.248)   (0.115)
Autonomous Region   0.234   0.434***
   (0.237)   (0.140)
Party orientation = C   0.325**   0.034
   (0.130)   (0.070)
Party orientation = L   0.109* (0.059)   0.072** (0.031)
Constant − 0.176 − 2.843 0.081 − 13.561***
  (0.341) (5.278) (0.227) (2.552)
Observations 1296 955 1224 955
Year dummies Yes Yes Yes Yes
Fixed effects Yes Yes Yes Yes
Window = 7 years Yes Yes Yes Yes
LL − 1141 − 936.9 − 2423 − 1961
  1. Standard errors in parentheses
  2. ***p < 0.01, **p < 0.05, *p < 0.1