Faculty & Staff Directory


  • Ph D, University of New Orleans (Financial Economics ) - 2010
  • MS, University of New Orleans (Financial Economics ) - 2007
  • MS, Florida International University (Finance) - 2005
  • BS, Florida State University (Finance) - 2004

Research Interests

  • Financial Markets, Investments, and Financial Literacy

Teaching Interests

  • Financial Markets, Investments, and Corporate Finance

  • Johnson, M. , &  Shin, Y. (2018). Determinants of Yields in Private Colleges' Revenue Bonds. The Journal of Wealth Management, 21 (1), 88-109.
  • Johnson, M. ,  Leggio, K. , &  Shin, Y. (2018). The Impact of Bond Ratings on Rule 144A Private Placement Bonds. The Journal of Fixed Income, 28 (2), 65-83.
  • Johnson, M. , &  Lamdin, D. J. (2016). New Evidence on Whether Gold Mining Stocks are More like Gold or like Stocks. Alternative Investment Analyst Review, 5 (2), 31-38.
  • Johnson, M. , &  Lamdin, D. J. (2015). Gauging American's Economic and Financial Capability. Business Economics , 50 (3), 135-146.
  • Johnson, M. , &  Naka, A. (2014). Downside Risk -- What the Consumer Sentiment Index Reveals. Financial Services Review, 23 (1), 54-61.
  • Johnson, M. , &  Lamdin, D. J. (2014). Investment and saving and the euro crisis: A new look at Feldstein-Horioka. Journal of Economics and Business, 76, 101-114.
  • Johnson, M. , &  Lamdin , D. J. (2014). Portfolio Performance Measures: A Case Study Using the Legg Mason Value Trust Mutual Fund. Advances in Financial Education, 12, 12-22.
  • Johnson, M. , &  Lamdin, D. J. (2012). Changes in Gasoline Prices and Consumer Sentiment. Journal of Applied Business and Economics, 13 (4), 43-51.
  • Al-Mamun, A. , &  Johnson, M. (2012). The Failure of Lehman Brothers and Its Impact on Other Financial Institutions. Applied Financial Economics, 22, 375-385.
  • Johnson, M. , &  Watson, K. J. (2011). The Purchasing Managers Index and Stock Returns. The Journal of Investing , 20 (4), 89-98.
  • Al-Mamun, A. ,  Hassan, M. , &  Johnson, M. (2010). How Did the Fed Do? An Empirical Assessment of the Fed's New Initiatives in the Financial Crisis. Applied Financial Economics, 20

  • 2018 - Outstanding Educator Award, Charlotte Evening MBA Program Class of 2018, Wake Forest University
  • 2018 - Outstanding Educator Award, Winston-Salem Evening MBA Program Class of 2018, Wake Forest University
  • 2018 - Young Alumni Notable Nole Award , Florida State University
  • 2018 - Harry W. Rodgers III Distinguished Teacher of the Year Award, Loyola University Maryland
  • 2017 - A.F.F.I.R.M Award, The Green and Grey Society, Loyola University Maryland
  • 2017 - Outstanding Educator Award, Charlotte Saturday MBA Program Class of 2017, Wake Forest University
  • 2016 - Service, Teaching, Administration, and Research (STAR) Award for Research, Loyola University Maryland
  • 2015 - Abramson Award, National Association for Business Economics (NABE)
  • 2015 - Outstanding Educator Award, Charlotte Evening MBA Program Class of 2015, Wake Forest University
  • 2015 - Outstanding Educator Award, Winston-Salem Evening MBA Program Class of 2015, Wake Forest University
  • 2014 - School of Business Faculty Award Recipient, Graduate Adjunct Teaching Award, Wake Forest University
  • 2013 - Service, Teaching, Administration, and Research (STAR) Award for Teaching, Loyola University Maryland
  • 2012 - Most Valued Professor, Fellows Executive MBA Class of 2012, Loyola University Maryland
  • 2012 - Strong Truths Well Lived Award Recipient, The Green and Grey Society, Loyola University Maryland

  • January 3, 2017 - Dividends: the original profit sharing., Baltimore Sun