you could simply create a linked object by
1) Create a list box of field say Year
2.Right Click on that object -> copy to clipboard-> object
3.right click on Sheet ->Paste sheet object as link
after doing 3 step you will get object linked to Year field.
any thing changed in Year field .height,width ,position will reflect to linked object
hope this helps
Just to clarify: You are asking about Qlik Sense, correct? You are getting many answers here about Qlik View. Please confirm which product you are asking about.