Washington Post

It was the worst week for the economy in decades. The pain is just beginning

The economy has entered a deep recession that has echoes of the Great Depression. Foto: Bryan R. Smith

The record 3.3 million jobless claims reported Thursday mark the beginning of an economic crisis facing American workers and businesses - a slump, experts say, that will only end when the coronavirus pandemic is contained.

The economy has entered a deep recession that has echoes of the Great Depression in the way it has devastated so many businesses and consumers, triggering mass layoffs and threatening to set off a chain reaction of bankruptcies and financial losses for companies large and small...

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