Bernard Ascher

Research Fellow

Bernard Ascher is former Director of Service Industry Affairs in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), an agency within the Executive Office of the President. A graduate of Brooklyn College (B.A. in Economics) and City University of New York (M.B.A. in International Trade), he is currently Adjunct Professor at University of Maryland University College. Research interests include trade in services; international mobility, licensing and regulation of service providers, including the professions.