Waikato Experimental Economics Lab (WEEL)
State-of-the-art research facility
WEEL is a state-of-the-art research facility located within Waikato Management School's Economics department at the University of Waikato.
The laboratory is used by behavioral researchers in order to study a wide range of social science topics including environment, social dilemmas, financial markets, decision-making under uncertainty, coordination, strategic interaction, etc…
Experiment sessions usually last between 1-3 hours, have performance-based cash rewards that are paid at the end of the session. Cash earnings average approximately $20-$25 per hour, but can vary significantly based on individual performance.
WEEL is available for use by University of Waikato staff and graduate students as well as other outside interested parties. For more information, please contact Dr. Steven Tucker, Director of WEEL.