You are being invited to take part in a research study. Your participation involves completing a survey. The types of questions include:

Please indicate how frequently each of the following reasons led you to work in the past.
*To pay for travel or vacation…
*To use my education…
*To get health insurance…

Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with that statement.
*I see myself as sympathetic, warm.
*I see myself as disorganized, careless.

This survey should take about 15 minutes to complete.

Your participation in this study is fully voluntary and you may choose not to participate or discontinue at any time. There are minimal risks to participating, and there are no benefits to you. We hope to develop a better model of work and leisure choices.

Although the survey is anonymous, we cannot guarantee that it is on a secure server. All information will be encrypted by SurveyMonkey using SSL technology. The results of the investigation may be published. The information obtained during this study is confidential and your identity will remain anonymous in any publications.

The University of Vermont Institutional Review Boards has determined that this project is exempt from review by the Committee on Human Research. If you have any questions about your rights as a participant in a research project you should contact Nancy Stalnaker, the Director of the Research Protections Office at the University of Vermont at 802-656-5040.

You may also contact the investigator with comments or questions: Sara Solnick, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Economics at, 802-656-0183, or Department of Economics, 335 Old Mill, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405.

Your consent to participate is implied upon the completion of the survey.