Please contact me at ykawato [at] if you would like to hire me to perform any of the following tasks.

Write a report or an article

I have authored and co-authored reports for the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs (through Asia Centre) and Michelin Japan (through France-Japan Foundation) among others.  I accept work from research institutions, government ministries and agencies, international organizations, NGOs, corporations, consulting firms, newspapers and other media.

Deliver a lecture

I will be happy to speak to academic, government, corporate, and other audience.

Research assistance

Please contact me if you have other work proposals.