Economic Report

A Look at U.S. Economic Recovery Scenarios and Consumer Strength

Forecasting Baseline Scenarios

A Look at U.S. Economic Recovery Scenarios and Consumer Strength

As of late, Americans are constantly being bombarded with news and expectations on whether the stock markets are at a new low or if COVID-19 virus cases have reached a peak. Beyond the daily numbers, many business leaders question how the pandemic will impact the economy long term. Economists have been trying to illustrate potential economic recovery scenarios by using letters. Most commonly, they refer to a V-shaped recovery versus a U-shaped recovery. Others ponder a W-shaped recovery, which indicates a dip followed by recovery, followed by another dip.

To tackle this, our economist team has built what is the most likely baseline scenario. With all this uncertainty, our forecasting and planning needs must factor in an optimistic side and a pessimistic side. Download the recovery scenarios report to view.

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