A,A The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on firms: a survey in Punjab Province, Pakistan


  • afshan ali Akhtar Saeed Medical College


Abstract: The goal of this paper is to research the impact of coronavirus disorder 2019 (COVID-19) at the monetary performance and coins holdings of Pakistan agri-food companies. We also have a look at whether or no longer business enterprise possession, the affected regions, and leverage degree affect this courting. The empirical effects show that the COVID-19 outbreak has had no extensive effect on financial performance and the cash-keeping level of agri-meals agencies. In addition, the economic performance of nation-owned groups is superior at some point of the sort of crisis, whereas COVID-19 reduced the economic performance and coins-protecting level of privately owned companies. In center- and excessive-danger regions, the pandemic has had a terrible impact on monetary performance, while it has had a nice impact on monetary overall performance in low-chance regions. The terrible effect of COVID-19 on coins keeping is extra in exceedingly leveraged businesses than it has been in low-leveraged corporations. This paper may offer some new insights for managers to ensure easy operation and improve companies’ performance in order to conquer this crisis.




How to Cite

ali, afshan. (2023). A,A The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on firms: a survey in Punjab Province, Pakistan. Asian Finance Research Journal (AFRJ), 5(2). Retrieved from https://journals.uol.edu.pk/afrj/article/view/2395