The author argues that it is necessary to use international law to prevent the illicit transfer of the cultural heritage of the nations of the world; utilizing the 1970 UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property; as well as other measures to accomplish this.
Prott, Lyndel V.
"International Control of Illicit Movement of the Cultural Heritage: the 1970 UNESCO Convention and Some Possible Alternatives,"
Syracuse Journal of International Law and Commerce:
2, Article 5.
Available at: http://surface.syr.edu/jilc/vol10/iss2/5