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Lee Adler Talks About The Fed’s Rigor Mortis Market With Lindsay Williams

Lindsay Williams of South Africa’s Fine Business Radio and CNBC Africa chatted with me today about the Fed, the end of QE, and inflation.

Listen here or the player below.

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