An Experimental Evaluation of Programming by Contract

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This paper presents an experiment designed to compare a contract-based programming method with a reference programming method based on exceptions. The purpose was to evaluate whether contracts would shorten development time, improve work satisfaction and increase the quality of the resulting software program. The experiment was carried out in a project work… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/ECBS.2002.999830

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@inproceedings{Blom2002AnEE, title={An Experimental Evaluation of Programming by Contract}, author={Martin Blom and Eivind J. Nordby and Anna Brunstrom}, booktitle={ECBS}, year={2002} }