wage_discrimination

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import pandas as pd
import numpy as np
import statsmodels.formula.api as smf


def run():
    # Create a DataFrame with 1000 observations
    df = pd.DataFrame(index=range(1000))

    # Generate 'female' column
    df['female'] = 0
    df.loc[500:, 'female'] = 1

    # Generate 'education_cost' column
    df['education_cost'] = np.random.uniform(0, 1, 1000)
    
    # Generate 'wage' column for men
    df.loc[(df['female'] == 0) & (df['education_cost'] >= 0.5), 'wage'] = 10
    df.loc[(df['female'] == 0) & (df['education_cost'] < 0.5), 'wage'] = 5
    
    # Women are paid the same for the same job, but it is harder for them to get education
    df.loc[(df['female'] == 1) & (df['education_cost'] >= 0.7), 'wage'] = 10
    df.loc[(df['female'] == 1) & (df['education_cost'] < 0.7), 'wage'] = 5

    # Generate 'goteducation' column, anyone with wage > 5 must have gotten education
    df['goteducation'] = 0
    df.loc[df['wage'] > 7, 'goteducation'] = 1

    # Log-transform 'wage'
    df['log_wage'] = np.log(df['wage'])

    # Run regressions
    model1 = smf.ols(formula='log_wage ~ female', data=df).fit()
    model2 = smf.ols(formula='log_wage ~ female + goteducation', data=df).fit()

    print(model1.summary())
    print(model2.summary())

run()
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