'the economy' is not a real thing. It's a way we've chosen to exchange goods and services.
'indicators' are not real things. They're ways of tracking proxy measures for what's happening.
This is not a recession. It's a f*in lockdown. As it should be. We should adjust society, not die to keep it in a broken form.
A bunch of technomancers in the fediverse. Keep it fairly clean please. This arcology is for all who wash up upon it's digital shore.