Daw Aung San Suu Kyi recently called for papers on Federalism. Here are 2 never fail classics on basic principles.
The Federalist Papers
Charles Lindblom's Politics and Markets -
which set me on a pol. sci. path.
Actually of course she knows it all already, but this will help cinch her ideas - main thing checks and balances and the supremacy of the market (test) with government control where it should control, but not where it should not.
Kyi May Kaung