Monad Transformer Is All You Need

Abhijit Gupta
The Startup
Published in
5 min readJul 26, 2020

Have your Monads shake hands with each other

Let me put it succinctly — monad transformers helps us combine operations of several monads into one single monad. Well, that is it. If it were as simple as said, you would not have a plethora of articles about monads and monads transformers, with each one claiming to simplify and explain what these things are in a better way. I won’t make any such claim. Understanding monads and transformers require time and one needs to see several practical examples to appreciate these abstract concepts which have their origin in category…