A man wearing a face mask in Times Square, New York City. Across Wall Street and the economic world, forecasters are quickly ramping up their predictions of massive job losses. Photo: AFP A man wearing a face mask in Times Square, New York City. Across Wall Street and the economic world, forecasters are quickly ramping up their predictions of massive job losses. Photo: AFP
A man wearing a face mask in Times Square, New York City. Across Wall Street and the economic world, forecasters are quickly ramping up their predictions of massive job losses. Photo: AFP

politico | Great Depression 2? Worries about a coronavirus-induced American calamity pile up

  • Economists increasingly warn that Washington’s current efforts won’t be enough to fight a downturn approaching the devastation seen eight decades ago

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A man wearing a face mask in Times Square, New York City. Across Wall Street and the economic world, forecasters are quickly ramping up their predictions of massive job losses. Photo: AFP A man wearing a face mask in Times Square, New York City. Across Wall Street and the economic world, forecasters are quickly ramping up their predictions of massive job losses. Photo: AFP
A man wearing a face mask in Times Square, New York City. Across Wall Street and the economic world, forecasters are quickly ramping up their predictions of massive job losses. Photo: AFP
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