An Introduction to Algebraic Effects and Handlers

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Created 2015-12


This paper is a tutorial on algebraic effects and handlers. In it, we explain what algebraic effects are, give ample examples to explain how handlers work, define an operational semantics and a type & effect system, show how one can reason about effects, and give pointers for further reading.


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Algebraic effects are an approach to computational effects based on a premise that impure behaviour a...

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