India, May 7 -- Coronavirus outbreak is changing the economy, creating disruption across retail, tourism, airline, transportation and many more industries. The virus is also severely impacting supply chains and manufacturing, as it forces a significant amount of companies/businesses to throttle down or temporarily shut down assembly lines in U.S and Europe, where the most vulnerable companies are those that rely heavily on factories in China for parts and material. Furthermore, the balance between supply and demand is fragile, and when both sides are hit, it can unmask deeper issues.

One such example of COVID-19's impact on the economy is reflected in people's shifting behaviors; they are avoiding public contact, large events, public trans...