Andy Melnikov (nponeccop) wrote,
Andy Melnikov
nponeccop

Partiality is an Effect

http://www.cs.ox.ac.uk/ralf.hinze/WG2.8/22/slides/tarmo.pdf

The delay monad is the free completely iterative monad over the identity functor.

In a good mathematical sense, the delay monad is the universal one among the monads suitable
for capturing iteration.

Delay types are domains [from denotational semantics].

For any monad, there is a monad supporting looping.
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