Mr Yoshikazu Kato is a former adjunct associate professor at Asia Global Institute. He is research fellow at the Rakuten Securities Economic Research Institute and a columnist for The New York Times (Chinese edition).
Mr Kato was a visiting lecturer at the School of Journalism, Fudan University; a visiting researcher at Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus Institute; a Rajawali Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School; a fellow at Harvard Asia Center; a visiting scholar at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies; and a visiting professor at the School of International Studies at Liaoning University. His articles have appeared in the Financial Times Chinese edition, Yazhou Zhoukan (Hong Kong), Nikkei Asian Review and Southern Weekly, among others.
He holds a BA and a MA in International Relations from Peking University, and is the author of How Will China Democratize? (Japanese, 2015; Korean 2018), Patriotic Slaves (Traditional Chinese, 2011), The Japanese Dream (Simplified Chinese, 2016; Japanese, 2018, co-author with Col. Liu Mingfu) and How Xi Jinping Deals with Trump – China’s Global Strategy and Japan’s Choice (Japanese, 2017), among other works.