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In a post-pandemic world, all the signs are pointing downwards

There is an air of unreality about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, with widely differing views being aired about the possibilities for an economic recovery. I would be keen to know from where the economists predicting a V-shaped recovery as early as 2021 obtained their degrees! A quick return to business as usual is hard to believe, given unemployment and under employment levels and job cuts by major companies, let alone store closures and business collapses. A survey by the Australian B