The Effects of Test-Driven Development on External Quality and Productivity: A Meta-Analysis
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering
By Yahya Rafique,Vojislav B. Mišić
Issue Date:June 2013
This paper provides a systematic meta-analysis of 27 studies that investigate the impact of Test-Driven Development (TDD) on external code quality and productivity. The results indicate that, in general, TDD has a small positive effect on quality but littl...