Bill Emmott

Author & Consultant

Bill Emmott, author of 13 books and and consultant on international affairs, was Editor of The Economist, from 1993 until 2006. He is chairman of The Wake Up Foundation, a charity dedicated to education and communication about the decline of western societies His latest book is The Fate of the West: The Decline and Revival of the World’s Most Successful Political Idea.

My Sessions


11. The Retreat of the West: is democracy defeating itself? Sold Out

Secret Garden

Democracy is on the rocks. Populism is on the march. Democracy isĀ eating itself from within, throwing up all sorts of extremists and populists. It is also losing ground, losing credibility and more significantly not providing stability. In France, Germany and Italy, populist parties are attracting millions of votes. Britain looks ungovernable and America is ruled […]