Utrecht University School of Economics (U.S.E.) has invited Marcel Smolka to be a visiting professor for the period from January 2023 to June 2023. Marcel Smolka is a professor of international economics at the University of Flensburg (EUF) with research interests within international trade, multinational firms, and migration. During his visit, he will be given the opportunity to be a part of the research community at U.S.E. and he will attend seminars, engage with other researchers, and present his own research. The visit is facilitated by Assistant Professors Emilie Rademakers and Ulrich Zierahn from Utrecht University (UU), leaders of work package 3 on the impact of the digital transformation on skills and inequality. It will support joint activities between EUF and UU within the GI-NI project and allow for mutually beneficial exchange and collaboration.