TOBY SHAPSHAK: Like a horror movie — but it’s real
The coronavirus infection will have a hugely disruptive effect on supply chains, global travel and the world economy
It seems like a script from a movie, doesn’t it? It is filled with fear-mongering Hollywood hyperbole — a global pandemic that kills indiscriminately as it piggybacks on intercontinental flights and sows havoc across the globe.
But this kind of worst-case scenario, a staple of Hollywood hyperbole, is all too real right now. Covid-19 infections are going to influence how we travel and live, and will have a destructive impact on hi-tech industry.