I just read this report by Dr. Sherry Cooper who is a Global Economic Strategist.
Dr. Cooper is one of Canada's most respected economists. Her 28 page report gives a really good overview of a global pandemic and the domino effect that it would likely have.
It's a good solid read, well worth the time. Here's the link:
http://www.bmonesbittburns.com/economic ... r_fear.pdf