Pedestrians walk past a boarded up Lori’s Diner in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Tuesday, March 24, 2020.
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When the coronavirus pandemic eventually subsides, the economic impact will be felt unevenly from one part of the country to another.
The regions feeling the biggest impact may also see the fastest growth when they recover, according to an analysis Wednesday from IHS Markit
“The states and metros hit hardest will generally be among the fastest growing over the ensuing recovery as activity that fell most sharply during the downturn has the greatest room for growth as conditions normalize,” IHS Markit economist Karl Kuykendall wrote in the report.