Yoshikazu Kato



Yoshikazu Kato is currently research fellow at Rakuten Securities Economic Research Institute and a director of Trans-Pacific Group Institute, a Tokyo-based geopolitical and economic research and consulting firm, a former adjunct associate professor at Asia Global Institute, University of Hong Kong.  Kato’s articles have appeared in the New York Times Chinese edition, the South China Morning Post, the Nikkei Asian Review, among others. Kato is the author of Patriotic Slaves, Beijingnization—Destiny of Hong Kong and the National Strategies of the Chinese Communist Party, Rebalance –China, Japan, and the United States in a new era (co-authored with Harvard Professor Ezra Vogel), The Japanese Dream (co-authored with PLA colonel Liu Mingfu).