SOCIAL PROTECTION SYSTEM AS INTEGRATED MECHANISMS OF STABILIzATION OF SOCIAL, ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT OF SOCIETY
Attention is focused on the socio-economic contradictions of modern social development. The role of social policy and social welfare system as a mechanism for its implementation is observed. The place of this system in the process of social reproduction(particularly in the phase of production, distribution, exchange and consumption) and the development of the country are characterized. It was determined that main factor of social insecurity is a low income of the working population as a result of unfair distribution of national income. The "social discomfort index" is calculated as an indicator of social transformational shock in terms of market transformation and accumulation potential socio-scarce economy in Ukraine. The necessity of finding a new paradigm of social development is substantiated.