Science: Study: women in warmer areas more productive

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Berlin (dpa) - Cool or heavily air-conditioned offices could be a study according to the performance of the employees. Researchers from Berlin and the USA found evidence in an experiment that women performed best in math and language tasks in warmer areas. Men, on the other hand, achieved their top performances in cooler conditions - but the effects were less pronounced. Therefore, office temperatures should be set according to the researchers much higher than before, so the conclusion of the current study in the journal "Plos One".

ref: zeit