Philip Stephens

Philip Stephens is Associate Editor and Chief Political Columnist at the Financial Times. Politics and the Pound (Macmillan, 1996) on the Conservative Party’s obsession with Europe, sterling and sovereignty, was described by Hugo Young as “a brilliant piece of contemporary history”. Tony Blair: The Making of a World Leader (Viking US and Politicos, 2004) has been translated into many languages.

His latest book, Britain Alone: The Path from Suez to Brexit (‘An instant classic’, Peter Hennessy), was published by Faber in 2021.

Books by Philip Stephens