Business Jet Traveler

December 16, 2014
Any charity to which you donate should be happy to tell you what it’s trying to achieve, how this goal will be accomplished and what it has done so far. (Illustration: Fotolia)
Well over a million charities operate in the U.S. alone, and some do much more good work than others.
December 16, 2014
(Illustration: Fotolia/Freshidea)
BJT readers—who represent one of the highest-net-worth magazine audiences anywhere—clearly have the means to contribute to a better world. To help you do that, we’re spotlighting one deserving organization per issue.
November 24, 2014
BJT's guide makes shopping for that special gift as easy as point and click. (Image: Fotolia)
Complete your holiday shopping with our guide to great gifts for everyone on your list.
November 11, 2014
7th hole, Wissahickon Course (Photo: Evan Schiller Golfshots.com)
After a complete restoration, it features an expanded course layout that testifies to the genius of designer A.W. Tillinghast.
October 20, 2014
Volcanoes Virunga Lodge
A high-altitude trek in a remote African bamboo forest puts our correspondent face-to-face with humanity’s closest relatives.
October 8, 2014
“This is business aviation at its best—so many people giving their time and talents to such a worthy cause.” —Ed Bolen, president and CEO of the NBAA. (Photos: Mark Phelps)
The Special Olympics Games have profoundly impacted millions of people. Aircraft owners and operators help make the events possible.
October 8, 2014
You can buy millions in coverage for hundreds in premiums, so why not load up? (Illustration: John T. Lewis)
Policies are cheap, so it’s easy to be well covered. Here’s what you need to consider.
October 8, 2014
Some business jet travelers may save time door-to-door by using a helicopter, thereby upping their usage enough to justify  an ownership stake.
Fractional ownership, a well-known option for business jet travelers, can make sense for helicopter users as well.
October 7, 2014
Once again, our annual Readers’ Choice Survey has produced a record response.
September 26, 2014
If you’re thinking about buying a luxury electric car, there is only one choice, says our reviewer: the Tesla Model S.
Want to buy an electric car? Make it this one, says our reviewer.

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““CEOs go to their vacation homes just after companies report favorable news, and CEOs return to headquarters right before subsequent news is released. More good news is released when CEOs are back at work, and CEOs appear not to leave headquarters at all if a firm has adverse news to disclose. When CEOs are away from the office, stock prices behave quietly with sharply lower volatility. Volatility increases immediately when CEOs return to work.” —David Yermack, a New York University finance professor, whose recently released study shows a correlation between when CEOs take their private jets on vacation and movements in their companies’ stock price ”

-David Yermack