Recruiting for a psychology experiment by the University of Chicago

July 3, 2018

The experiment aims to study how people communicate with each other.



July 9th to September 14th


Participants requirements

  • Native Mandarin speaker (it's okay if you also have other regional dialect as native language)
  • Mandarin is the language you speak most frequently
  • Mandarin is the language you use most frequently when talking with your family
  • You are 18 or above


Experiment procedure

  • You will participate in groups of two
  • You will be audio-taped. Please do not sign up if you are not willing to be audio-taped
  • You will answer some questions on the computer 
  • You may be asked to say some phrases



About 30 min



50rmb guaranteed compensation

*The best performing group will get 500rmb bonus

*Referral bonus: for every two qualified participants you invite who actually participated in the experiment, you will get 10rmb. You can get up to 30 rmb (6 qualified participants)



The University of Chicago Center in Beijing
Culture Plaza 20th Floor
59A Zhongguancun Street
Haidian District, Beijing, 100872


Sign up now!!! Your information will be kept confidential

Please fill out the prescreen survey. If you match our criteria, you will be redirected to the page where you can sign up for time slots! Click HERE or scan the QR code to the prescreen survey

If you have any question, please contact:


This study is planned and run by Multilingualism and Decision-making lab of the University of Chicago