Michael Dong received a B.A. in Finance from Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China, and an M.A. in Finance from Tulane University in 2014. Mengming’s research interests are in Finance and Law, Household Finance, Information and Market Efficiency, and Empirical Corporate Finance. His job market paper studies how financial constraints affect consumers' legal decisions and the civil justice system. Mengming has great passions for teaching and is interested in teaching corporate finance, investment, and asset pricing topics.