Z, V or 'Nike swoosh' – what shape will the COVID-19 recession take?

A person walks past closed shops in Bury, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Bury, Britain, May 7, 2020. REUTERS/Phil Noble - RC2NJG94BMU5

Analysts are forecasting that Nike's famous tick logo could be the likely model of our painful crawl back to full economic health. Image: Reuters/Phil Noble

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