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The Lord Taverne

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Director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies
In office
1970–1979
Preceded by Position Established
Succeeded by John Kay
Financial Secretary to the Treasury
In office
13 October 1969 – 19 June 1970
Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Preceded by Harold Lever
Succeeded by Patrick Jenkin
Member of the House of Lords
Lord Temporal
Assumed office
5 February 1996
Life Peerage
Member of Parliament
for Lincoln
In office
8 March 1962 – 10 October 1974
Preceded by Geoffrey de Freitas
Succeeded by Margaret Jackson
Personal details
Born 18 October 1928 (1928-10-18) (age 92)
Political party Labour (−1972)
Democratic Labour (1972–80) Social Democratic (1981–88) Liberal Democrats (1988–)
Alma mater Balliol College, Oxford

Dick Taverne, Baron Taverne, QC (born 18 October 1928) is an English Liberal Democrat politician and life peer in the House of Lords.

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