Yuriko is a Tokyo-based freelance reporter and correspondent for trade publication Bloomberg BNA. She writes for the Economist and International Herald Tribune. Her print stories have appeared in the Los Angeles Times, New Scientist, Christian Science Monitor, San Francisco Chronicle, the Chicago Tribune and Newsweek Japan. Her radio stories have been broadcasted on Public Radio International, the Voice of America and KQED-FM San Francisco. She grew up in Los Angeles and San Francisco and holds a masters degree from U.C. Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism. She loves modern art and practicing yoga.