Laboratory for Decision Making & Economic Research     

Privacy policy


In order to participate in studies conducted by researchers of the Department of Economics at Royal Holloway, University of London, you have to register online (

By registering for our scientific studies, you only declare your interest in participating in experiments. Please note that this does not constitute a registration for a certain study or a certain date.

  • For each study, a certain number of registered persons will receive an invitation email. Only the invited persons can part in the study.
  • When you receive an invitation to a particular study and you would like to participate, you can register on this site for a certain date. A link will be provided with the invitation.
  • Usually, participation will be compensated in cash. The amount depends on your actions and choices, those of others and the rules of the study.
  • People who give their agreement to take part in a particular experiment have to keep in mind that if they do not turn up or turn up late, the experiment might be canceled because of a lack of participants.The cancellation of a study might cost us several hundred pounds. That is why we are forced to exclude people from participating in our studies who do not inform us beforehand if they cannot participate in a certain study.

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