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The global recession isn’t as deep as expected. New outbreaks could change that.

Sep 16, 2020 - The New York Times

New data show that countries imposing fresh lockdowns to combat a coronavirus resurgence take bigger economic hits.

The global economy has been rebounding faster from coronavirus lockdowns than expected just a few months ago, as actions by governments and central banks to support businesses and households have helped prevent a more dire downturn, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said in a new report Wednesday.

But the recovery already appears to be losing som...