‌‌Dr. Francesco Bravo delivering a lecture

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‌‌‌Dr. Gulcin Ozkan delivering a lecture



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A gateway to Economics and Finance at York in Chinese

Posted on Tuesday 19 September 2017

A new page with information for prospective postgraduate students in Chinese has been added to the departmental website of Economics at York.

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Excellence for York Economics in NSS 2017

Posted on Friday 11 August 2017

Our 2017 National Student Survey scores are some of the highest of the research-intensive universities. Among Russell Group Economics departments, York is ranked top for Assessment and Feedback, top for Academic Support, and second for Overall Satisfaction with an approval rating of 91%.

Economics at York Ranked Top 100 in the World in the 2017 Shanghai Ranking

Posted on Friday 28 July 2017

Economics at the University of York has been ranked among the top 100 economics departments in the world in the latest round of subject-level assessment by the prestigious Shanghai Ranking Consultancy.

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