Timothy Harper, whose books include License to Steal and Moscow Madness, is an award-winning journalist and author who writes books and articles on many topics. His latest book is The Complete Idiot’s Guide to the U.S. Constitution.

He is also an editorial and publishing consultant who helps individuals and institutions write and publish books of their own, sometimes for major publishing houses such as Random House or Oxford University Press.

Tim has taught journalism reporting and law at major universities, including since 2006 at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at the City University of New York, where he is a visiting professor and writing coach.

He has also taught at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and NYU’s Carter Institute for Journalism and is a frequent speaker at professional events for journalists.

He has served as an editorial consultant and writing coach for individual authors and for corporate clients such as Intel, Alcoa, Time Inc., Newsweek, Pfizer, Reuters, British Telecom, Brooklyn Brewery, Brown Publishing, Robert Marston Associates, the Steamboat Foundation and a number of Wall Street institutions.

Books in order of publication:

The Good Beer Book – 1997

Passport United Kingdom – 1998

License to Steal: The Secret World of Wall Street and the Systematic Plundering of the American Investor – 1999

Moscow Madness: Crime, Corruption, and One Man’s Pursuit of Profit in the New Russia – 1999

Doing Good – 2004

The ASJA Guide to Freelance Writing – 2007

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to the U.S. Constitution – 2007