ex post

adjective \ (ˈ)ek¦spōst \

Definition of ex post

:based on knowledge and retrospection and being essentially objective and factual
  • consistency of market behavior, and therefore reasonable conformity of ex ante expectations with ex post reality, is basically determined by the social stability of the community
  • —Werner Hochwald
opposed to ex ante

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Origin and Etymology of ex post

1ex post (facto)


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