Bob Ippolito: What can Python learn from Haskell?

Python is an established, widely used programming language, Haskell, for all of its innovations, is still a fairly niche language — and, unlike Python, it’s also compiled and functional. Nevertheless, in this talk, Bob Ippolito tells Python developers that Haskell has a lot to teach Python — particularly in the area of type checking as a way to ensure that programs won’t encounter surprising runtime errors.

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