Coronavirus Recession Looms, Its Course ‘Unrecognizable’

New York Times, Mar. 21, 2020–Nelson D. Schwartz
The American economy is facing a plunge into uncharted waters. Economists say there is little doubt that the nation is headed into a recession because of the coronavirus pandemic, with businesses shutting down and Americans being shut in. But it is harder to foresee the bottom and how long it will take to climb back.