Kathleen Day, MBA, MS

Business Communication

Kathleen Day, (MS Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, MBA New York University Stern School of Business) joined the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School in 2013. She is a lecturer with a specialty in financial crises and how they spread. Ms. Day previously taught at Georgetown University's graduate program in real estate, where she created an ethics course based on the series of financial crises in the United States over the last several decades, from the S&L debacle and through the Great Recession. In addition to financial crises, her interests include the related topics of corporate governance, government regulation, lobbying and campaign finance, ethics and crisis communication.

Honors and distinctions

  • Dean’s Award for Faculty Excellence, 2016
  • Excellence in teaching award, 2008
  • Business reporter, Washington Post and Los Angeles Times

Selected publications

  • Day, Kathleen. "Broken Bargain: Banks, Bailouts, and the Struggle to Tame Wall Street," Yale University Press, January 2019
  • Day, Kathleen. “S&L Hell: the people and politics behind the $1 trillion savings-and-loan crisis,” New York: W.W. Norton, 1993