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Kate Ascher


Kate Ascher received her M.Sc. and Ph.D. in government from the London School of Economics and her B.A. in political science from Brown University. She formerly served as assistant director of the Port at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and worked overseas in corporate finance, before her previous position as executive vice president of the Economic Development Corporation for City of New York. She is currently the director of development at Vornado. She is the author of The Works: Anatomy of a CityThe Heights: Anatomy of a Skyscraper, and The Way to Go: Moving Through Sea, Land, and Air.

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