The effect of sound on office productivity

  title={The effect of sound on office productivity},
  author={Cheuk Ming Mak and Y Lui},
  journal={Building Services Engineering Research \& Technology},
  pages={339 - 345}
  • C. Mak, Y. Lui
  • Published 2012
  • Engineering
  • Building Services Engineering Research & Technology
This article reports the results of a questionnaire survey examining the effects of sound on office productivity and assessing the relationship between changes in office productivity and noise sources as well as five environmental and office design factors, namely temperature, air quality, office layout, sound and lighting. The convenience sample for the survey comprised 259 office workers in 38 air-conditioned offices in Hong Kong. The subjects were requested to complete the questionnaires… Expand

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