Andrea Restrepo-Mieth’s work combines insights from urban planning and political science to improve the equitable and sustainable provision of local public goods and basic services in cities and metropolitan areas in the Global South. Professionally, Restrepo-Mieth has consulted for the World Bank, worked as a researcher for the Center for Sustainable Asian Cities (Singapore) and held short-term positions at UN-Habitat in Laos and the Asian Development Bank in Cambodia. She received her Ph.D. from Cornell University, a M.P.P. from the Lee Kuan Yew School, National University of Singapore, and a B.A. from State University of New York at New Paltz.