Static and dynamic type systems

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Title: Static and dynamic type systems
Author: Rushton, Matthew V.
Advisor: Wonnacott, David G.
Department: Haverford College. Dept. of Computer Science
Type: Thesis (B.S.)
Running Time: 194857 bytes64699 bytes
Issue Date: 2004
Abstract: This paper demonstrates the advantages and disadvantages of static and dynamic type systems. This is done through careful exposition of various implementations. As a motivating example, a subset of the ML language is used to investigate the Hindley-Milner type inference algorithm to which an original extension is made
Subject: Type theory
Subject: ML (Computer program language)
Subject: Programming languages (Electronic computers)
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