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COVID-19 recovery in hardest-hit sectors could take more than 5 years

If the economic recovery from COVID-19 is muted (one of two scenarios executives view as most likely), some industries will take years to get back to their prepandemic normal. Many in those industries are small businesses, and their recovery may take even longer, if at all.

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To read the article, see “US small-business recovery after the COVID-19 crisis,” July 7, 2020.