Ex-Ante

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Ex-Ante

Describing any predicted future event. For example, an analyst may predict a company's earnings ex-ante and then compare its actual earnings to gauge the accuracy of her prediction. See also: Ex-Post.
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The methods of evaluation will be discussed for each phase of the policy cycle, either ex ante, ex post, or in progress, and take as case analysis public employment policies, the new investment code and banking reform.
If it is costly to determine responsibilities ex ante, ex post determination in court later is costlier still.
As a background assumption, ex ante, ex tempore, and ex post contracting all exist as between separate contracting agents.