‌‌Dr. Francesco Bravo delivering a lecture

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‌‌‌Dr. Gulcin Ozkan delivering a lecture



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University of York to award Honorary Degrees

Posted on Wednesday 17 January 2018

Sacha Romanovitch and Dame Vivian Hunt are among eight leading figures from the world of business, performing arts, politics and journalism to receive honorary degrees from the University of York this weekend (19 and 20 January 2018).

Ethnic favouritism
York Research: Ethnic favouritism ripe around the globe

Posted on Wednesday 17 January 2018

Ethnic favouritism is as strong outside Africa as it is in Africa itself, research involving York's Giacomo De Luca finds.

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York to host Royal Economic Society Annual Public Lectures

Posted on Monday 18 December 2017

Economics at York working in collaboration with the Royal Economic Society and the University’s Events team will host the Society’s Annual Public Lectures in the years 2018 to 2020.

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