ex post

Ex Post

Describing the data from an event that has already happened. For example, an investor may analyze a company's earnings ex post, and then compare them with her predictions to gauge her accuracy. See also: Ex ante.

ex post

see EX ANTE.
References in classic literature ?
"No State shall enter into any treaty, alliance, or confederation; grant letters of marque and reprisal; coin money; emit bills of credit; make any thing but gold and silver a legal tender in payment of debts; pass any bill of attainder, ex post facto law, or law impairing the obligation of contracts; or grant any title of nobility."
Bills of attainder, ex post facto laws, and laws impairing the obligation of contracts, are contrary to the first principles of the social compact, and to every principle of sound legislation.
No Bill of Attainder or ex post facto Law shall be passed.
No State shall enter into any Treaty, Alliance, or Confederation; grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal; coin Money; emit Bills of Credit; make any Thing but gold and silver Coin a Tender in Payment of Debts; pass any Bill of Attainder, ex post facto Law, or Law impairing the Obligation of Contracts, or grant any Title of Nobility.
By a limited Constitution, I understand one which contains certain specified exceptions to the legislative authority; such, for instance, as that it shall pass no bills of attainder, no ex post facto laws, and the like.
It is probable that both these representations were of ex post facto origin; the young gentleman (whose expressive name was Sparkler) being monomaniacal in offering marriage to all manner of undesirable young ladies, and in remarking of every successive young lady to whom he tendered a matrimonial proposal that she was
A noble use of them had, however, been made, and again I was compelled to deal with the result in ex post facto manner.
Former Supreme Court spokesperson Theodore Te earlier said that sending the heinous crime convicts back to prison would mean "a retroactive application of the law in a prejudicial manner, which is prohibited by the Constitution as an ex post facto application of the law.
The objective of this contract is to carry out sustainability impact assessments and background studies which could feed into an impact assessment or an ex post or interim evaluation of trade or investment agreements.
Neither is her defense of ex post facto law viable, because she was charged with a 'republication' that happened when the Cybercrime Law was already in effect.
occurs afterward as "ex post." Much bankruptcy-related
Hence, ex post facto extension for equity injection and repayment of the loan from September 30, 2017 to December 31, 2017 was required.