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Kiyoshi KUSAKA

Principal Economist

Biography

■Job Career
1980  Joins Nikkei, covers business, finance, Japanese economy and international news in Tokyo and Nagoya
1990  Brussels bureau chief
1995  Deputy editor, international news and English news in Tokyo
2005  English News Editor (The Nikkei Weekly newspaper, Nikkei Net Interactive)
2007  European Editor, London (Europe, Middle East and Africa)
2009  Chief Research Fellow, Japan Investor Relation Association (JIRA), Tokyo
2010  Editor of "Allatanys" digital media (operated by Nikkei and other two major newspapers)
2014  Principal Economist, JCER
2019  Lecturer, Kokushikan Univ. (EU and global study)

■Education
1976-80  BA in Economics, University of Tokyo
1986-87  Special Student, Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Papers. etc.

■Books (in Japanese)
“Grassroots Report of European Integration,” 1995, Nikkei
“Analyses of the Revival of the U.K. Economy,” (Co-authored) 2007, Nikkei Publishing
“Observing Japan from Tokaido, the nation's old Roman Road,” 2015, Kodansha Publishing
"EU in the post-Brexit and COVID-19 era," 2020, Kindle Direct Publishing

■Selected articles in mass media
"Asian economies to regain pre-COVID scale in 2022: JCER," Nikkei Asia, Dec. 21, 2020
" India and ASEAN set to return to growth in early 2021," Nikkei Asian Review, Oct. 6, 2020
"Asian economists hope Japan's new leader provides reform model," Nikkei Asian Review, Sept. 14, 2020
"Coronavirus darkens Asia’s economic outlooks: JCER survey," Nikkei Asian Review, April 6, 2020
"US-China trade war will hit ASEAN economy harder," Nikkei Asian Review, July 9, 2019
"ASEAN growth forecasts take hits from trade war and market turmoil," Nikkei Asian Review, Oct. 11, 2018
"Trump and rise of China spur global transformation," Nikkei Asian Review, Oct. 30, 2017
"Southeast Asia shrugs off the 1997 financial crisis," Nikkei Asian Review, April 20, 2017
"Brexit uncertainty dents Asian growth forecasts -- survey," Nikkei Asian Review, July 13, 2016